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278k
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since 1880

Norma

  • Gender: Girl
  • Origin: English
  • Meaning: From the North
  • #257 All Time
Girls
Boys

How popular is the name "Norma" in the U.S.?



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YearTotal Babies BornGirls BornBoys BornRanking
188032320
188126260
188232320
188349490
188442420
188551510
188672720
188777770
18881011010
18891081080
18901341340
18911271270
18921901900
18931891890
18941741740
18952192190
18961971970
18972002000
18982412410
18992142140
19003163160
19012642640
19022772770
19033113110
19042812810
19053113110
19063323320
19073753750
19084364306
19094384380
19104864860
19115315310
19128068006
19138788780
19141,1721,1720
19151,7371,7370
19161,9271,9216
19172,1342,12410
19182,6692,65514#97 girl name
19193,2053,1987#83 girl name
19203,9573,9489#69 girl name
19215,1195,10316#51 girl name
19225,2485,23612#46 girl name
19235,9055,88619#41 girl name
19246,5616,54318#40 girl name
19256,9666,94224#34 girl name
19267,5537,52726#29 girl name
19278,0217,99526#26 girl name
19288,1958,16431#23 girl name
19297,9337,89439#25 girl name
19308,5488,50840#25 girl name
19318,7958,75837#22 girl name
19328,4518,40744#22 girl name
19337,5197,48039#23 girl name
19347,8167,78432#24 girl name
19356,9036,86835#29 girl name
19366,6556,63124#29 girl name
19376,2656,23233#33 girl name
19386,4046,36836#34 girl name
19395,8495,82623#38 girl name
19405,3555,33421#43 girl name
19415,0405,01822#47 girl name
19424,9934,96825#52 girl name
19434,5644,54222#58 girl name
19443,8763,86214#66 girl name
19453,6153,60213#74 girl name
19464,2804,26713#77 girl name
19474,4444,42519#82 girl name
19483,6043,59113
19493,4263,41214
19503,4263,41115
19513,3613,35110
19523,3533,3458
19533,1853,16916
19543,1233,10518
19552,9362,9315
19563,0653,04916
19572,9852,9769
19582,7532,73815
19592,7392,72514
19602,5742,56014
19612,5692,55019
19622,6842,67311
19632,4592,4590
19642,4372,4298
19652,0692,04821
19661,8701,85911
19671,8371,8289
19681,5611,54714
19691,5651,5569
19701,4501,43317
19711,3741,36212
19721,1561,1497
19731,0551,04312
19741,0701,0628
19751,0311,0247
197693992415
19777867797
197873571916
19797827748
19807627575
19817387299
198268666719
198353351914
198447446311
198551049812
198648647313
198747746314
19884574498
19895425339
19905024948
19915145086
19924684626
19934564515
19944524520
19954544540
19963323320
19973553550
19983073070
19992922920
20002422420
20012652650
20022422420
20032012010
20042092090
20051931930
20062052050
20071501500
20081491490
20091251250
20101161160
20111031030
201260600
201385850
201484840

Want to know about the populiarty of Norma? From 1880 to 2014, the Social Security Administration has recorded 278,376 babies born with the name Norma in the United States. That's more than enough Normas to occupy the territory of French Polynesia (France) with an estimated population of 277,000 (as of July 1, 2012). The name first appeared in the year 1880 when it was given to 32 new born babies. The highest recorded use of the name "Norma" was in 1931 with a total of 8,758 babies. (That's a lot of baby Normas)

According to the 1939 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Norma" ranks #27 in popularity as a baby girl's name in Idaho. Imagine that, 37 babies in Idaho have the same name as you in 1939. Across the entire United States a total of 5,849 babies also bear the same first name during the same year. OMG! It's tough being a popular person isn't it?

What does the name "Norma" mean?

Norma (English): From the North

The name "Norma" is of English origin and it means "From the North". It's a name commonly given to girls. There are 5 other names that are similar to this one.

N is for nice, need I say more?

O is for outlook, pleasing to all.

R is for rational, the way you think.

M is for melody, the song of life.

A is for able, for you surely are.

Your name in reverse order is "Amron". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Noram". How do you pronounce that?

Now try the names of everyone you know including friends, cousins, neighbors, classmates, co-workers or your pets. Even your favorite anime, TV or movie characters! See what their names mean. Remember, this is purely just for fun.

Where is the name Norma popular?



The map shows the relative popularity of the name Norma in each of the states since 1950. Can you guess a name that was popular in the west? Search for the name to check your answer!

Celebrities named Norma

Marilyn Monroe

Marilyn Monroe is an actress, model, singer, and film producer with the most prominent portion of her career being from 1945 to 1962. Marilyn was born in 1926 as Norma Jeane Mortenson in Los Angeles, California, U.S.

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Sabrina Salerno

Sabrina Salerno is a singer, songwriter, model, and actress specializing in italo discodance-pop music with the most prominent portion of her career being from 1986 to present. Sabrina was born in 1968 as Norma Sabrina Salerno in Genoa, Italy.

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Peggy Lee

Peggy Lee is a singer, actress, and songwriter specializing in traditional pop and jazz music with the most prominent portion of her career being from 1941 to 2000. Peggy was born in 1920 as Norma Deloris Egstrom in Jamestown, North Dakota, United States.

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Norma Duval

Norma was born in 1956.

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Norma Shearer

Norma Shearer is an actress with the most prominent portion of her career being from 1919 to 1942. Norma was born in 1902 in Montreal, Quebec, Canada.

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Norma Herrera

Norma was born in 1942.

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Past life for Norma born Feb 8, 1932

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a female in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of New Guinea approximately on 1575. Your profession was writer, dramatist, and organizer of rituals.

You had a mind of a scientist, always seeking new explanations. Environment often misunderstood you. Had a respectable knowledge. Your lesson - to study, to practice and to use wisdom, enclosed in psychological sciences, and in ancient manuscripts. With strong faith and hard work you will reach your real destiny in present life.

Name poster for Norma

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Here's something for you to ponder on...

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