What is the meaning of the name Alma?

The name Alma is primarily a female name of Latin origin that means Nourishing.

Originally from the Latin, Almus, meaning "nourishing" but also a Spanish word meaning "the soul."
Name was first used following the Battle of Alma in the Crimean War.

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Ava, Audrey, Amelia, Iris, Alice, Violet, Olivia, Gabriel, Isaac, Oliver, Liam, Theodore, Henry, Arthur

Names like Alma:

Alayna, Alohilani, Allaun, Aelwen, Aline, Alem, Allon, Alwin, Alyn, Alamea, Alan, Alina, Alana, Allayna, Allen, Alinae, Aalam, Aalilyanna, Alain, Allene, Alim, Aileen, Aliane, Alima, Aliana, Alaina, Aolani, Alena, Ahulani, Alen

Celebrity Babies with this Name:

Alma Versano - daughter of Gal Gadot and Yaron Versano , born 2011

Stats for the Name Alma

checkmark Alma is currently not in the top 100 on the Baby Names Popularity Charts
checkmark Alma is currently #482 in U.S. births

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Alma - Tom Lehrer
Alma Matters - Morrissey