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since 1880
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Alm

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From Old High German alba.

  1. alpine pasture
  2. alp

Notable Persons With the Last Name Alm

Jeff Alm was a football player. Jeff was born on March 31st, 1968 in New York City. He breathed his last breath on December 14th, 1993.


Andreas Alm is a soccer player for the Eskilstuna City FK, Hammarby IF, Kongsvinger IL, AIK Fotboll, and IFK Norrköping. Andreas was born on June 19th, 1973 in Gällivare. Andreas is also known as Alm and Gert Andreas.


Maja was born on July 10th, 1988.


John R. Alm is a retired. John was born on January 11th, 1945.


Jenny was born on April 10th, 1989 in Uddevalla.


James was born on January 6th, 1950.


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Popularity of Alm as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Alm U.S.
  White 91.17% 64.26%
  African American 0.68% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 2.46% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.29% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 1.83% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 3.57% 16.26%

Of Last Name Alm

People with the last name Alm are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Alm

  • How Popular is the name Alm? As a last name Alm was the 14,421st most popular name in 2010.
  • When was the first name Alm first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the name Alm is Friday, December 23rd, 1881.
  • How unique is the name Alm? From 1880 to 2017 less than 5 people per year have been born with the first name Alm. Hoorah! You are a unique individual.
  • Weird things about the name Alm: Your name in reverse order is Mla. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Mal. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Alm? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 2,072 people with the last name Alm.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Alm? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Alm as their last name since less than 1 person in 143k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

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