Other Origin(s):Italian, Latin, Portuguese
Meaning:Palm tree; Honey; Sweetness.
Palma is a feminine name with Spanish, Portuguese, Italian, and Latin roots. Translating to “palm,” this name can refer to either the palm tree or the palm of your little one’s hands. If baby’s first home is going to be in the warm, tropical climate, the name Palma can always connect them to the high-rising trees of their hometown. As baby grows up and develops their adventurous side, the name Palma can remind them that stunning beaches and tree groves are in the palm of their hand, waiting to be explored. For a more sweet-natured tone, Palma can also act as a shortened version of Pamela, meaning “honey” or “sweetness.” Whether baby feels more connected to the high-rising palm trees or sweet-smelling flowers surrounded by honeybees, the name Palma is sure to help them feel one with the earth.
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