Ima

Ima - A very unique female name



  Nov 21,2017      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Ima, meaning present, now, appeared on the charts for the first time in 1910 on position #636. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Ima and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Ima? 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 Ima. The baby girl name Ima was given to 6 baby girls in 1958, ranking #2068 on the national girl baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 314,972 baby girls were given this name - making this a very unique female name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Ima peaked in popularity 85 years ago in 1932 on position 421.



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Ima is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Ima is currently topping the baby name charts in Texas at position #1,172 - and is the least popular in Texas at position #1,172.

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 Ima is where you live.


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Ima origin and meaning

Ima is a 3 letter name with 2 syllables. This name means present, now. To see famous people named Ima, pop culture references for the name Ima and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Ima

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

Ina / Imani / Iona / Ione / Iyana / Iyanna / Iman / Iyonna / Inaya / Ianna /

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
19582068
19551501
19541388
19531470
19521766
19511303
19501465
19491306
1948954
19471209
1946938
1945821
1944790
1943887
1942706
1941653
1940510
1939515
1938576
1937518
1936494
1935462
1934442
1933438
1932421
1931447
1930431
1929453
1928444
1927446
1926441
1925449
1924523
1923537
1922562
1921546
1920553
1919577
1918562
1917544
1916648
1915578
1914589
1913677
1912584
1911584
1910636

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Texas1172

Even more about Ima


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 Ima 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 Ima?

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
1932
Peak year
Female


Popularity Score™

Name Ima
Gender Female
Popularity 1 in 314,972
Letter count 3
Syllable count 2
Year first discovered 1910
1958 births +6

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