Zelma Name Meaning and Origin

Zelma is a girl name. The name is originated from ‘Germanic’ origin. The baby name Zelma means “Protective Like God’S Helmet”.


Zelma Origin:

Origin of the name is: “Germanic”



Zelma is a girl name.



The pronunciation of the name is: “ZEL + ma”


Zelma Name Meaning:

Zelma is an English variant of Selma, which is a diminutive of Anselma. Anselma originates in Germanic languages and means “protective like God’s helmet”. Some sources suggest that the name Selma was invented by James Macpherson and used in his writings. It is a feminine form of Anselm.



It is a Christian baby name.





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