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Meaning of Esmeralda

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Meaning

The name Esmeralda has the following meaning:

Spanish version of Emerald. The jewel name was first used in the 1880s. This version is more commonly used than its English counterpart
It is a female name, suitable for baby girls.

Popularity

As a baby girl name, Esmeralda is currently a popular baby name, with a recent overall USA popularity ranking of 209 out of 1000 (source: 2000s U.S. Census).

In 2009, the name Esmeralda fell in popularity and moved down the USA Top 1000 charts in Year 2009, by 44 places. For the Year 2009, it ranked 298 in the Top 1000 charts.

The following chart shows the popularity of the name Esmeralda in the USA, over the past 100 years.
USA baby name statistics

Pronunciation

The name Esmeralda is pronounced as ess-muh-rell-duh

Origins

Esmeralda originates from the Spanish language.

See other suggested Spanish girl baby names.

Related names

The following names are baby names related to Esmeralda and are suitable names for brothers and sisters of Esmeralda: Boys - Damacio, Elian, Gonzalo, Nino, Girls - Alondra, Elmira, Luz, Marianna, Both genders - Dolores, Lynn, Maria

Variants

Popular Variants for the name Esmeralda: Emerald (English), Esma, Esmeralde, Esmeraude (French), Esmerelda, Ezmeralda, Ezmerelda

Style

We think the name Esmeralda should fall under the following style category: Traditional.

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Impression

Based on our research, most people would imagine a person with the name Esmeralda to be: An exotic, beautiful woman, who is always calm and collected

In one word, you might describe Esmeralda as a(n) "calm" person.

See other "calm" names for girls.

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