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Girl Name: Delma

Name: Delma
Pronunciation: \d(e)-lma, del-ma\
Gender / Sex: girl name girl
Meaning: noble protector
Origin: German
Sounds Like: Dalma, Telma
Variant forms: Delmi, Delmira, Delmy
Rank as First Name (Given Name): 1071


Delma \d(e)-lma, del-ma\ as a girl's name is pronounced DEL-mah. It is of German origin, and the meaning of Delma is "noble protector". Short form of Adelma. May also be an Irish short form of Fidelma.

Delma has 3 variant forms: Delmi, Delmira and Delmy.

Baby names that sound like Delma are Dalma and Telma.


Delma is a very popular first name for women (#1071 out of 4276) but an uncommon surname or last name for both men and women. (1990 U.S. Census)

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