Golda - Meaning of Golda
[ 2 syll. gol-da, go-lda ] The baby girl name Golda is pronounced as GOWLD-ah †. Golda has its origins in the Hebrew language. It is used largely in the English and Hebrew languages. The first name is derived from a Yiddish nickname of the meaning gold. It was borne by the Israeli prime minister Golda Meir (1898-1978).
Golda has 15 variant transcriptions. Variation transcriptions of the name include Goldah, Goldarina, Goldarine, Golde (used in Hebrew as well), Goldea, Goldee, Golden, Goldi, Goldia, Goldina, Goldine, Golds, and Goldy. The diminutive Goldie (used in Hebrew as well) is another English variant transcription. A foreign variant transcription is the diminutive Goli (Dutch and Iranian).
Golda is unusual as a baby girl name. Its usage peaked modestly in 1901 with 0.034% of baby girls being given the name Golda. It had a ranking of #326 then. The baby name has substantially declined in popularity since then, and is of only sporadic use now. Among all girl names in its family, Golda was nonetheless the most frequently used in 2018.
Baby names that sound like Golda include Galatée, Galead, Galeid, Galied, Galit, Galyde, Gelda, Gilda, Gildi, Gildie, Gildy, Gillet, Gladdee, Gladdey, Gladdi, Gladdie, Gladdy, Gladi, Glady, and Gleda.
† Pronunciation for Golda: G as in "grin (G.R.IH.N)" ; OW as in "oak (OW.K)" ; L as in "lay (L.EY)" ; D as in "day (D.EY)" ; AH as in "mud (M.AH.D)"
A famous person named Golda is Politician, Golda Meir, born Golda Mabovitz 1898, Kiev, Russia.