US Popularity:1786
Other Origin(s):Italian, Latin
Meaning:Dove; Pigeon; Wood pigeon; Butterfly
Paloma is a baby girl name of Spanish and Italian origin. Derived from the Latin word palumbus, Paloma means “dove,” as well as "pigeon," "wood pigeon," and "butterfly." Fans of Greek mythology will associate doves with the goddess of love, Aphrodite. According to Ancient Greeks, these delicate birds soared beautifully through the sky, symbolizing grace and serenity. In Christian Scriptures, doves are also associated with the Holy Spirit—representing purity, faith, and devotion. Regardless of baby’s beliefs, baby Paloma is sure to be inspired by peace and love.

Paloma Name Popularity Data

The Bump Ranking

Overall:Paloma is currently #1790 on The Bump
Girl:Paloma is currently #796 on The Bump Girl Names

U.S. Births

Overall:Paloma is currently #1786 in U.S. births
Girl:Paloma is currently #692 in U.S. births

Yearly Ranking Change:

in 2022
- 127
from 2021
In comparison to the previous year's data
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