Zelma - Meaning of Zelma

What does Zelma mean?

[ 2 syll. zel-ma, ze-lma ] The baby girl name Zelma is pronounced ZEHLMah- †. Zelma's language of origin is Germanic. It is predominantly used in English, Spanish, Italian, and Romanian.

Zelma is a diminutive of the Dutch, German, Italian, and Spanish Anselma in the English and Spanish languages.

Zelma is also a variant form of the English, German, Arabic, Slavic, Italian, and Scandinavian Selma in the English, Italian, and Romanian languages.

See also the related categories, romanian, english, spanish, and italian.

Zelma is an uncommon baby girl name. At the modest height of its usage in 1904, 0.068% of baby girls were named Zelma. It had a ranking of #218 then. The baby name has fallen from favor since then, and is of only irregular use today. Within all girl names in its family, Zelma was nevertheless the most frequently used in 2018.

Baby names that sound like Zelma include Zeline, Zilin, Ziline, Zoeline, Zylin, Zyline, Zylyn, Jacqueline, Jocelin, Joscelin, Julien, Xylean, Xyleen, Xylene, Xylin, Xyline, Xylon, Xylyn, Xylyne, and Zulema.

† Pronunciation for Zelma: Z as in "zoo (Z.UW)" ; EH as in "ebb (EH.B)" ; L as in "lay (L.EY)" ; M as in "me (M.IY)" ; AH as in "mud (M.AH.D)"

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