The meaning, origin, popularity, similar names, and other details about the girl name Velma

Meanings & Origins of Velma

What does Velma mean? What is the origin?

Origin German
Meaning Velma \v(e)-lma, vel-ma\ as a girl's name is pronounced VEL-ma. It is of English origin. Variant of Wilma (German) "determined protector". Also possibly a variant of either Selma or Thelma, or possibly a combination of the two.

Velma has 3 variant forms: Valma, Vehlma and Vellma.

For more information, see also the related name Wilhelmina.

Baby names that sound like Velma are Vilma and Wylma.

Origin Greek
Meaning Protector.

More Details About Velma

How popular is Velma? Any other details?

How to pronounce, Velma? \v(e)-lma, vel-ma\
Popularity of Velma There were 21 US births last year.
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Velma is a girl name.
Velma starts with V
Velma is 5 letters long

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