Erma

Erma - A very unique female name



  Jun 15,2019      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Erma appeared on the charts for the first time in 1910 on position #139. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Erma and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Erma? Our experts and editorial staff have gathered trends and insights for 30,000+ baby names over the last 100 years -- And on this page you will learn everything you ever wanted to know about the name Erma. The baby girl name Erma was given to 6 baby girls in 2012, ranking #4673 on the national girl baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 235,542 baby girls were given this name - making this a very unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Erma peaked in popularity 108 years ago in 1911 on position 138.



Famous with this name

Erma Kent
Erma Horsley
Erma Fatima


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Erma is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Erma is currently topping the baby name charts in Ohio at position #1,279 - and is the least popular in Ohio at position #1,279.

Why care about state specific baby name charts? It could be that a name that is very popular on the national overall charts is less (or even more) popular where you live. So make sure you check out the state specific charts below and find out how popular or unique Erma is where you live.


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Erma origin and meaning

Erma is a 4 letter name with 2 syllables. We couldn't find any information about what this name means. To see famous people named Erma, pop culture references for the name Erma and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Erma

We've found the following names that sound similar to Erma, sorted by popularity.

Erin / Erna / Eryn / Erinn / Erminia / Erynn / Eriana / Erianna / Erina / Earma /

Name statistics


Most parents-to-be know if they want a popular or unique name, and with these charts and data tables you can easily get a better understanding of how popular or unique this name is.

With a quick glance you can easily tell if this name is increasing or declining in popularity - But note that its current popularity can actually differ a lot from state to state.

Chart position per year (visualized)



Chart position per state (visualized)



Chart position per year (table view)


Year Rank
20124673
20085363
20075443
20063641
20053695
20045141
20034930
20023998
20013949
20003914
19974270
19963405
19954317
19933048
19913218
19902720
19893407
19882633
19872334
19862242
19852112
19842566
19832603
19822310
19812101
19801708
19791791
19781757
19771478
19761533
19751442
19741584
19731660
19721165
19711533
19701177
19691068
1968935
19671025
1966786
1965808
1964675
1963735
1962715
1961639
1960650
1959595
1958548
1957503
1956521
1955479
1954422
1953414
1952381
1951358
1950327
1949334
1948308
1947311
1946298
1945281
1944271
1943258
1942249
1941236
1940229
1939212
1938213
1937203
1936199
1935190
1934180
1933176
1932165
1931162
1930170
1929164
1928155
1927161
1926156
1925160
1924168
1923166
1922163
1921158
1920152
1919147
1918153
1917146
1916146
1915138
1914147
1913141
1912140
1911138
1910139

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Ohio1279

Even more about Erma


These are some of the common questions you may want to have answered to know if this is the perfect name for your baby.

Is Erma a common or unique name?

By analyzing the number of births and frequency of this name we've determined that it's currently a very unique female name.

What is the number of syllables for the name Erma?

2 syllables. Why is this important? One of the things that makes a baby name sound good and have a nice rythm is the number of syllables - and especially the number of syllables along with the syllable count for your last name. A simple rule is to avoid having the same number of syllables in your first, middle and last name.

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#
On chart
1911
Peak year
Female


Popularity Score™

Name Erma
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 235,542
Letter count 4
Syllable count 2
Year first discovered 1910
2012 births +6

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