Elmira name meaning

Updated: May 30th, 2024
Gender: Girl
Origin: Old High German, Sanskrit and Old English
Usage: Arabic, English, Italian, Spanish, Finnish, Swedish, Danish and Norwegian
Pronunciation: pronunciation of Elmira e-lmi-ra
Meaning: Noble, Aristocratic Lady, Princess, Honorable, Helmet and Famous, Well-Known, Sublime and Distinguished
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What does Elmira mean?

Predominant and Ever lasting girl name Elmira means "Noble, Aristocratic Lady, Princess, Honorable, Helmet and Famous, Well-Known, Sublime or Distinguished". Its origin is in Old High German, Old English and Sanskrit is used substantially in Italian, Arabic, Swedish, Danish, Spanish, Norwegian, Finnish and English.

Also Elmira is form of Almira in English and Arabic languages. Also Elmira is form of Elma in Italian language. Also Elmira is form of Athalmar in Spanish language. Elmira is celebrated on August 28th.

How do I pronounce Elmira?

You can pronounce the two syllabled name Elmira as e-lmi-ra. el-mira is another way(s) to say the name.

Variants of Elmira

Adalmar, Almar, Almira, Almire, Amira, Elma, Athalmar, Amir, Ameara, Allmera, Alma, Wilhelmina, Ellma, Elmy

How popular is the name Elmira?

A common name in United States with over 4295 new-borns have been given the name since 1880. Recently the name is rising, in 1887, 122 girls were bestowed the name and it was ranked at 390th position.

Additionally, the first name has been in Elmira is an uncommon baby name in France, in use since 1909, peaked in 1909 when it ranked 899th. In Belgium, first appeared in 2011 and is still in use.

But Elmira is a popular baby name in Russia where every 1 in 2000 have the name as well as in, Azerbaijan, Kazakhstan, Uzbekistan, Iran, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan and Armenia.

As per our findings, over 280000 babies have been bestowed Elmira around the globe.

View more ▾View full list ▾[1] Source: Social Security Administration


Elmira in Nordic countries

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Numerological analysis of Elmira

The capstone of your name reveals your true personality, your skills, and unique abilities. You care about the people you love deeply but can imagine living without them. You like to enjoy all the pleasures life has to give such as alcohol, music, food, sex, and sleeping. You are triggered by things that seem impossible to do or accomplish because to you, nothing's impossible. Negative people steal your energy and leave you drained and unwilling to do the things you want to do like express your feelings in a creative manner.

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  •  Mehmet - Infrequent boy name Mehmet means "Praised One or Filled with Praise", rooted from Arabic is used in Norwegian and Danish
  •  Adrish means Mirror or Infinite Visionary aimed at boys is used principally in Hindi, Tamil and Oriya
  •  Afshin - Used chiefly in Arabic and Arabic anomalous, Afshin bestowed upon both boys and girls, Afshin means "Golden or Name of an Iranian General"
  •  Shadin - Meaning of Shadin is Fawn or Young Deer used for both boys and girls is principally used in Arabic and Arabic

Sibling Names for Elmira

If you've chosen the name Elmira for your baby girl, then you're probably searching for the perfect sibling names that would complement it. Whether you're looking for something modern, classic, or unique, here are some ideas to get you started.

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Famous people named Elmira

  • Elmira Minita Gordon, first Governor General of Belize
  • Elmira Arikan in Rum 302 as Actress


  1. Social Security Administration, https://www.ssa.gov/oact/babynames/index.html
  2. Office for National Statistics, https://www.ons.gov.uk/peoplepopulationandcommunity/birthsdeathsandmarriages/livebirths
  3. Institut national de la statistique et des ├ętudes ├ęconomiques, https://www.insee.fr/fr/statistiques/2540004
  4. Sociale Verzekeringsbank, https://statbel.fgov.be/en/themes/population/family-names-and-first-names/first-names-boys-and-girls
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