What secrets hide behind “Alma” that makes it rock? Your first name is more than just a name!
The name “Alma” is of Modern origin. It’s a name commonly given to both boys and girls.
Your name in reverse order is “Amla.” A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give ‘Aaml.’ How do you pronounce that?
The true meaning of ‘Alma’ cannot be described with just a few words. Your name is your destiny, heart’s desire, and personality. Alma is a name that hints you are a humanitarian and generous individual. Turning our world to be a better place to live fascinates you. Use your creative and artistic talents to promote a cause. You are elegant, sophisticated, and stylish in appearance and behavior.
Your heart’s desire is peace and harmony above anything else. You need friends and society. Your gentle nature makes you avoid confrontation as much as possible. There’s always an internal battle when you are uncertain about something. Sometimes, you have difficulty stating your needs and opinions openly. Worse, you’ll give up when confronted by a more aggressive person to avoid a fight. You dislike the use of force.
When people hear the name Alma, they perceive you as someone who is mysterious, independent, and respectable. Others see you as an intellectual and an aristocrat. Being well-dressed increases your confidence and dignity. People see you as being analytical with keen observation.
You are a person who is true to your ambitions and interests. Independent, creative, freethinker, and have strong leadership potential. You want to be in charge and tend to like your original ideas. There are times you are impulsive.
Your most likely vocation: artist, dramatist, writer, actor, painter, designer, lecturer, religious zealot, composer, publisher, restaurateur, entertainer, surgeon, tourism director.
Lucky colors: Red, pink, crimson, and other deep shades of red
Lucky gem(s): Bloodstone, garnet, ruby
Lucky day(s): Monday and Friday
Lucky botanicals: Garlic, broom, nettle, onion, wormwood, leeks, mustard seed, pepper
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“Alma” is not a popular baby girl’s name in California as reported in the 1973 U.S. Social Security Administration data (ssa.gov). Imagine that, only 178 babies in California have the same name as you in 1973. A total of only 565 babies also bear the same first name during that year in the U.S. From 1880 to 2018, the highest recorded use of this name was in 1918 with a total of 3,650 babies. That’s a lot of baby Almas.
Since 1880 up to 2018, the name “Alma” was recorded 161,551 times in the SSA public database. Using the UN World Population Prospects for 2019, that’s more than enough Almas to occupy the country of Kiribati with an estimated population of 120,428.
The name first appeared in the year 1880 and given to 291 newborn babies. It became a popular name in the year 1880 with a rank of #82 nationwide and was registered 277 times as a baby girl’s name. Alma became a popular girl’s name in the state of Florida in the year 1910. It ranked #22 with 39 babies. The all-time high record for this name was in 1921 in the state of Pennsylvania with 281 baby girls.
This name is a consistent top ranking girl’s name in the state of Tennessee for 37 years from 1910 to 1946 (may not be consecutive).
For the past three decades (1989 to 2018), the name “Alma” was recorded 14,896 times in the SSA database.
Now you know why your first name rocks. Time to show your creativity! Try exploring the names of everyone you know including friends, cousins, neighbors, classmates, co-workers, or your pets. Even your favorite anime, TV, or movie characters. Remember, this is purely just for fun.
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