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Gender: F Meaning of Norma: "from the north; or, the pattern" Origin of Norma: English or Latin

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Invented for Bellini's opera, Norma had some star quality in the silent-screen and Marilyn Monroe days, but at this point it's a graying grandma in baby name limbo.

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Famous People Named Norma

Norma Jeane Mortenson (then Baker), birth name of Marilyn Monroe
Norma Talmadge, American actress of the silent era
Norma Fox Mazer, American author
Norma Shearer, American actress
Norma Smallwood, Miss America 1926
Norma Deloris Egstrom, birth name of Peggy Lee, American singer

Pop Culture References for the Name Norma

"Norma Rae," film starring Sally Field as Norma Rae Webster
Norma Arnold, mother on TV's "The Wonder Years"
Norma Bates, main character on TV's "Bates Motel" and movie "Psycho"
Norma Bates, character on TV soap "Passions"
Norma Desmond, character in the movie "Sunset Boulevard"
Norma Cenva, character in the Dune series
Norma, minor character from video game "Final Fantasy Mystic Quest"
Norma, character in book/movie "Carrie"
Grammy Norma, character in movie "The Lorax"
Norma DePlume, character from 'Ace Attorney'
Norma, constellation of the southern sky
"Norma," opera by Vincenzo Bellini
"Norma," play by Henrik Ibsen
"Norma," novel by Vladimir Sorokin