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Girl Name: Palma

Name: Palma
Pronunciation: \p(a)-lma, pal-ma\
Gender / Sex: girl name girl
Meaning: palm tree
Origin: Latin
Sounds Like: Paloma, Peloma, Palloma
Variant forms: Pallma, Pallmirah, Pallmyra, Palmeda, Palmeeda, Palmer, Palmira, Palmyra
Rank as First Name (Given Name): 1957
Rank as Last Name (Surname, Family Name): 2909


Palma \p(a)-lma, pal-ma\ as a girl's name is of Latin origin, and the meaning of Palma is "palm tree". Place name.

Palma has 8 variant forms: Pallma, Pallmirah, Pallmyra, Palmeda, Palmeeda, Palmer, Palmira and Palmyra.

Baby names that sound like Palma are Paloma, Peloma and Palloma.


Palma is a very popular first name for women (#1957 out of 4276) and also a very popular surname or last name for both men and women (#2909 out of 88799). (1990 U.S. Census)

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