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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Delima

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From Sanskrit दालिम (dālima, “pomegranate tree”)

  1. pomegranate (fruit)
  2. ruby (gem)

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Popularity of Delima as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Delima U.S.
  White 52.14% 64.26%
  African American 5.16% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 15.04% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.62% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 7.47% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 19.57% 16.26%

Of Last Name Delima

People with the last name Delima are most frequently White, Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander, or Hispanic or Latino

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Fun Facts about the name Delima

  • How Popular is the name Delima? Delima is the 54,785th most popular name of all time. As a last name Delima was the 13,502nd most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Delima have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 31 babies born with the first name Delima in the United States.
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Delima? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1889 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Delima first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Delima is Sunday, November 8th, 1874.
  • What year had the most people named Delima born? The highest recorded use of the first name Delima was in 1917 with a total of 6 babies.
  • Weird things about the name Delima: Your name in reverse order is Amiled. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Ilmaed. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Delima? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 2,248 people with the last name Delima.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Delima? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Delima as their last name since less than 1 person in 132k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

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  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
  • U.S. Social Security Administration: Popular Baby Names, Death Master File (public domain).
  • Wiktionary: Titles and License.