Other Origin(s):Latin, Hebrew, Italian, Arabic
Meaning:Nourishing; Soul; Young woman
A worldly name, Alma comes from Latin, Hebrew, Italian, Filipino, and Arabic roots. While its meaning differs from origin to origin, one thing is for sure and it’s that this melodic title is bound to bring positivity wherever they go. Alma is gender-neutral, so is perfect for any little one who is ready to share their light with the world. This name can come the Latin root almus, meaning "nourishing," and the Spanish word alma, meaning "soul." Alma can also have Hebrew roots, meaning "young woman." A kind soul, baby Alma will undoubtedly enrich your days. History enthusiasts may find inspiration in the Battle of Alma, while movie-lovers can look to cinematic characters from The Hunger Games and Brokeback Mountain to put their own spin on this name.
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