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What does the name "Wilma" mean?

Wilma (American): Short form of Wilhelmina

The name "Wilma" is of American origin and it means "Short form of Wilhelmina". It's a name commonly given to girls. There is 1 other name that is similar to this one.

W is for warmth, the glow of your friendship.

I is for ideas, that you bring to life.

L is for life, that you live so well.

M is for mystery, the part of you that cannot be explained.

A is for accepting, your forgiving nature.

Your name in reverse order is "Amliw". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Liawm". How do you pronounce that?

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How popular is the name "Wilma" in the U.S.?


Want to know about the populiarty of Wilma? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 140,392 babies born with the name Wilma in the United States. That's more than enough Wilmas to occupy the country of Saint Vincent and the Grenadines with an estimated population of 109,000 (as of July 1, 2012). The name first appeared in the year 1880 when it was given to 5 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Wilma" was in 1925 with a total of 4,174 babies. (That's a lot of baby Wilmas)

According to the 1911 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Wilma" is not a popular baby girl's name in New York. Imagine that, only 28 babies in New York have the same name as you in 1911. Across the entire United States a total of only 914 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

Where is the name Wilma popular?

The map shows the relative popularity of the name Wilma in each of the states since 1950. Can you guess a name that was popular in the east? Search for the name to check your answer!

Celebrities named Wilma

Wilma Rudolph

Wilma Rudolph is a sportsperson. Wilma was born in 1940 in Saint Bethlehem, Tennessee, United States.


Wilma Geldof

Wilma was born in 1962.


Past life for Wilma born Nov 23, 1952

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a male in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Southern New Zealand approximately on 775. Your profession was writer, dramatist, organizer of rituals.

Your brief psychological profile in that past life:
You had a mind of a scientist, always seeking new explanations. Environment often misunderstood you. Had a respectable knowledge.

Lessons that your last past life brought to present:
Magic is everywhere around you, in most usual, most ordinary incidents. Your lesson – to learn magic and to help people to see it clearly. You are a magician!

Now do you remember?

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