First Name
679
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
<100
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Esma

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Alt. Meaning

E is for expert, in your chosen career

S is for smile, it gives you face value.

M is for munificent, for you are extremely liberal in giving.

A is for approachable, constantly meeting new people

Notable Persons Named Esma

Esma Redžepova is a disco and folk music singer-songwriter and humanitarianism. She plays Vocals. She was most active from 1956 to present. Esma was born on August 8th, 1943 in Skopje. Esma is also known as Esma Redžepova-Teodosievska.

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Esma Cannon was an actress. Her career lasted from 1937 to 1964. Esma was given the name Esma Ellen Charlotte Cannon on December 27th, 1905 in Randwick, New South Wales. She passed away on October 18th, 1972.

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Esma was born as the child of Abdülaziz of the Ottoman Empire and Gevheri Kadınefendi on March 21st, 1873 in Istanbul, the Ottoman Empire. She died on May 7th, 1899.

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Esma was born on January 1st, 1992 in Karakeçili, Kırıkkale Province, Turkey.

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Esma Agolli was an actor and actress. Esma was born on July 1st, 1928 in Tirana. She died on June 5th, 2010.

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Esma Kevser Aksan is a soccer player for the Gazikentspor and Turkey women's national under-19 football team. Esma was born on July 8th, 1996 in Şahinbey, Gaziantep, Turkey.

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1890 8 8 0
1892 5 5 0
1896 6 6 0
1898 8 8 0
1899 7 7 0
1900 9 9 0
1901 8 8 0
1902 11 11 0
1905 6 6 0
1906 8 8 0
1908 10 10 0
1909 7 7 0
1910 9 9 0
1911 5 5 0
1912 12 12 0
1913 12 12 0
1914 13 13 0
1915 8 8 0
1916 19 19 0
1917 18 18 0
1918 12 12 0
1919 14 14 0
1920 17 17 0
1921 14 14 0
1922 18 18 0
1923 14 14 0
1924 14 14 0
1925 20 20 0
1926 8 8 0
1927 7 7 0
1928 11 11 0
1929 8 8 0
1930 7 7 0
1933 5 5 0
1934 7 7 0
1935 7 7 0
1939 7 7 0
1941 7 7 0
1973 6 6 0
1993 6 6 0
1995 6 6 0
1999 6 6 0
2000 9 9 0
2001 5 5 0
2002 7 7 0
2004 17 17 0
2005 10 10 0
2006 13 13 0
2007 12 12 0
2008 8 8 0
2009 12 12 0
2010 15 15 0
2011 14 14 0
2012 16 16 0
2013 19 19 0
2014 28 28 0
2015 32 32 0
2016 35 35 0
2017 17 17 0

Common last names for Esma

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Fun Facts about the name Esma

  • How Popular is the name Esma? Esma is the 13,453rd most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Esma have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 679 babies born with the first name Esma in the United States. That's more than enough people named Esma to occupy the territory of Cocos (Keeling) Islands (Australia) with an estimated population of 605 (as of June 30, 2010).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Esma? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1890 when it was given as a first name to 8 new born babies.
  • When was Esma first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Esma is Tuesday, August 20th, 1878.
  • What year had the most people named Esma born? The highest recorded use of the first name Esma was in 2016 with a total of 35 babies.
  • Random Esma Factoid: According to the 1916 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Esma is not a popular baby girl's name in Louisiana. Imagine that, only 6 babies in Louisiana have the same name as you in 1916.
  • Weird things about the name Esma: Your name in reverse order is Amse. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Meas. How do you pronounce that?

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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).
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