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Wilma Meaning


What does Wilma mean?

The name Wilma is of English origin.

The meaning of Wilma is "determined protector".

Wilma is generally used as a girl's name.

It consists of 5 letters and 2 syllables and is pronounced Wil-ma.

The Given Name Wilma

The name was popularited by the Television cartoon, "The Flintstones".

Although no longer popular, it was in the top 200, for the first half of the 20th century.

Wilma is a diminutive of Wilhelmina. See Wilhelmina for further details.

Wilma appeals to parents who seek a name with genuine depth.

A special name that is sure to be loved.

Wilma is unique yet compelling due to its memorable and chic nature.

Wilma Popularity

In the U.S. in 2016, it ranked 6,142 in baby name popularity for girls with 21 occurrences. Less than 5 boys were given the name.

In contrast, the year before it ranked 4,702 in baby name popularity for girls with 30 occurrences. Less than 5 boys were given the name.

View the Wilma Name Popularity Page to see how the popularity trend for Wilma has changed since 1880, or to compare the popularity of Wilma to other names.

Wilma Related Names

Wilma is a diminutive of Wilhelmina.

Variants of the name Wilma include Velma.

The name Wilmer is a form of Wilma.

Famous Wilmas

  • Wilma ~ 1 hurricane

Wilma Numerology

Destiny Number, Life Path Number, Soul Urge and Personality Number. These Numerological numbers may tell your child's story. Take a look at the Numerology Of Wilma.

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Wilma Name Fun

Would you like to fingerspell the name Wilma in American Sign Language?

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Wilma.

Just for fun, see the name Wilma in Hieroglyphics, learn about ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphics and write a Hieroglyphic message.

Learn about nautical flags and see your name or message written in nautical flags, on the Wilma in Nautical Flags page.