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in the U.S.
since 1880


Gender: Girl. Ranked #257 most popular

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 noble, your regal bearing.

O is for outlook, pleasing to all.

R is for rational, the way you think.

M is for mild, your mild and gentle way.

A is for accord, the harmony you spread.

Your name in reverse order is "Amron". A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give "Omnar". 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.

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


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 1977 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the name "Norma" is not a popular baby girl's name in Washington. Imagine that, only 12 babies in Washington have the same name as you in 1977. Across the entire United States a total of only 786 babies also bear the same first name during the same year.

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 north east? 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 their career being from 1945 to 1962. Marilyn was born in 1926 as Norma Jeane Mortenson in Los Angeles, California, U.S.


Sabrina Salerno

Sabrina Salerno is a singer, songwriter, model, actress, tv hostess, and record producer with the most prominent portion of their career being from 1986 to present. Sabrina was born in 1968 as Norma Sabrina Salerno in Genoa, Italy.


Peggy Lee

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


Norma Duval

Norma was born in 1956.


Norma Shearer

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


Norma Herrera

Norma was born in 1942.


Past life for Norma born Feb 24, 1971

I do not know how you feel about it, but you were a male in your last earthly incarnation. You were born somewhere around the territory of Southern India approximately on 1375. Your profession was trainer and holder of the fine animals, birds, and insects.

You were a person with huge energy, good in planning and supervising. If you were just a garbage-man, you were chief garbage-man. You are bound to learn to understand other people and to meet all life difficulties with joyful heart. You should help others, bringing them spirit of joy.

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