Alma is a girl name and means nourishing, kind; soul; young woman; learned. It is a Modern name and its pronunciation is \a-lma, al-ma\. Other similar names and variants include: Allma, Almah, Elma. Alma is a very popular first name for women (#196 out of 4276) and also a very popular surname or last name for both men and women (#30823 out of 88799).
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Based on our intensive research on international Census data we identified the number of babies named Alma over the years and Alma's popularity rank:

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Alma Gluck
Alma Gluck

Born on May 11, 1884

  • Age: 138
  • Birth sign: Taurus
  • Birth chart: astro chart
  • No. of songs: 12
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Frequently Asked Questions

Is Alma a popular name?

Over the years Alma was most popular in 1901. According to the latest US census information Alma ranks #69th while according to Alma ranks #4th.

How popular is the name Alma?

According to the US census in 2018, 520 girls were born named Alma, making Alma the #567th name more popular among girl names. In 1901 Alma had the highest rank with 1208 girls born that year with this name.

How common is the name Alma?

Alma is #567th in the ranking of most common names in the United States according to he US Census.

When was the name Alma more popular ?

The name Alma was more popular in 1901 with 1208 born in that year.

When was the last time a baby was named Alma

The last time a baby was named Alma was in 2020, based on US Census data.

How many people born in 2020 are named Alma?

In 2020 there were 520 baby girls named Alma.

Who is a famous person named Alma?

There a several famous people named Alma, for example musician Alma Gluck, musician Alma Cogan.

Who is a famous singer named Alma?

A famous singer named Alma is Alma Gluck, with over 4 songs, including The Nightingale Song and Sing Me to Sleep.

How many famous singers are named Alma?

There are 2 singers named Alma including Alma Gluck and Alma Cogan who wrote songs such as The Nightingale Song and Dreamboat.