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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Stats for the Name Alma

checkmark Alma is currently not in the top 100 on the Baby Names Popularity Charts
checkmark Alma is currently #511 in U.S. births

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