Adelmar - Meaning of Adelmar

What does Adelmar mean?

[ 3 syll. a-del-mar, ad-elm-ar ] The baby boy name Adelmar is pronounced as aa-DehL-MAA-R †. Adelmar is used chiefly in the German language and its origin is Germanic. The name is of the meaning nobly famous. A two-element name, it is derived from the elements 'adal' meaning noble, honorable ; 'meri' great, famous. Adalmar (Germanic) and Almar (Germanic) are older forms of Adelmar. Adalmar is a cognate of the Old English Aethelmaer, which is itself the source of the name Elmer. The name Edelmira (Spanish) is the female form of Adelmar.

The name Almar (German) and the name Edelmiro (Spanish) are variants of Adelmar.

See also the related categories, english, noble (honorable), german, and cognate.

Adelmar is infrequently used as a baby name for boys. It is not listed in the top 1000 names.

† English pronunciation for Adelmar: AA as in "odd (AA.D)" ; D as in "day (D.EY)" ; EH as in "ebb (EH.B)" ; L as in "lay (L.EY)" ; M as in "me (M.IY)" ; R as in "race (R.EY.S)"

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