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Girl Name: Palmyra

Name: Palmyra
Pronunciation: \p(a)-lmy-ra, pal-myra\
Gender / Sex: girl name girl
Meaning: palm tree
Origin: Latin
Sounds Like: Palmira, Pallmyra
Similar Names: Elmyra, Almyra, Palmer, Palmeda


Palmyra \p(a)-lmy-ra, pal-myra\ as a girl's name is a variant of Palma (Latin), and the meaning of Palmyra is "palm tree".

The baby name Palmyra sounds like Palmira and Pallmyra. Other similar baby names are Elmyra, Almyra, Palmer and Palmeda.

View a list of the 2 names that reference Palmyra.


Palmyra is not a popular first name for women and an equally uncommon surname or last name for both men and women. (1990 U.S. Census)

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