Alma

Female

Meaning

Soul

Origin

Spanish

Pronunciation

/ˈɑlmə/

Traits associated with the name Alma:

Dogs named Alma tend to be loving, good-natured, brave, and strong-willed. This feminine name is also associated with companionship, empathy, and courage.

What does it say about you to have a dog named Alma?

Naming your dog Alma suggests that you have a strong appreciation for classic, timeless names. It also suggests that you have a deep appreciation for the beauty and strength of the feminine spirit.

Is Alma a good dog name?

Alma has two syllables, which is highly recommended by dog trainers. The name also ends in a vowel sound, so it's easy for dogs to recognize. Alma isn't one of the most common names, so your dog will certainly stand out. If you love the name, you should pick it!

Popularity: Overall

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1,070
New York City Dog Name Database
3,046
Los Angeles Times 'Top Dogs'

Naming your dog Alma is certainly a thing, but it's one of the more niche choices out there according to our data.

Popularity: Historical Trend

Alma was, in the past month, the 227th most viewed dog name on PupNames.com.

As of June 2024, Alma is becoming ever more niche with new puppy owners. Our stats suggest that the name is less fashionable than it was at this time last year.

We've seen quite a lot of variation in rank for this name, which may suggest seasonal factors or interest driven by pop culture events.

In the past week, Alma was viewed 0 times, and liked 4 times.

Popularity: United States

The map below shows Alma's popularity across the United States, according to PupNames data.

Alma is most adored in Kansas, Alaska and Ohio.

By contrast, the name has been shown the least amount of interest in New York, Virginia and Nebraska.

Popularity: Around The World

And this world map shows which countries have the greatest love for the name Alma.

Most popular breeds named Alma:

  1. German Shepherd
  2. Greyhound

Alma is found in these categories:

cute dog names
cute

Evokes sweetness, referencing soul in Spanish and popular in classic literature.

spanish dog names
spanish

Means "soul" in Spanish, often used in literature and music.

irish dog names
irish

Not traditionally linked to Irish culture or language.

independent dog names
independent

Alma signifies "soul" in Spanish, suggesting a deep, self-reliant spirit.

Dog names like Alma:

Grace
Happy
Messenger
Joy Of The Father
Diminutive Form Of Names Beginning With Ad-
Ava
Like A Bird
Alma dog name meaning

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