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Gender: Female Meaning of Irma: "universal, complete" Origin of Irma: German, diminutive of several names, meaning "universal, complete"

The name Irma is a girl's name of German origin meaning "universal, complete". Irma and is often added to lists like Old People Names and discussed in our forums with posts like "Spelling Bee Name Game".

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Famous People Named Irma

Irma (Pany), Cameroonian-born French singer-songwriter
Irma Achten, Dutch filmmaker & writer
Irma Santonil Adlawan, Filipina film actress
Irma Baltuttis (1920-'58), German singer;
Irma Blanco, American radio personality from LA
Irma Boom, Dutch graphic designer
Irma Carmona, Latin American voice actress
Irma Chilton, Welsh children's author
Irma Christenson (1915-'93), Swedish actress
Irma Cordoba, Argentine film actress
Irma Capece Minutolo, Italian former opera singer
Irma Dimas, Miss El Salvador 2005
Irma Dorantes, Mexican actress, ranchera singer & Pedro Infante's wife
Irma Erixson, Swedish actress
Irma Gonzalez, first Mexican-American female federal judge
Irma Pamela Hall, American actress
Irmã Dulce Pontes (born Maria Rita de Souza Pontes), blessed Brazilian nun
Irma Huerta, Mexican freestyle swimmer
Irma Margarita "Maga" Nevares de Rossello, wife of Puerto Rican Governor Pedro Rosselló
Irma Schultz Keller, Swedish actress & pop singer
Irma Kliauzaite, Lithuanian pianist
Irma Kurti, Albanian poet & writer
Irma Lozada, first female officer to die in line of duty in New York
Irma Maury, Peruvian actress
Irma Newmark, American feminist
Irma Nioradze, Georgian ballerina
Irma Pane, Indonesian American pop singer
Irma Patkos, Hungarian actress
Irma Yakovlevna Raush, Russian actress
Irma Starkloff Rombauer, American cookbook author
Irma Sanchez, Mexican boxer
Irma Hiejting-Schuhmacher, German freestyle swimmer & medalist
Irma Seikkula, Finnish actress
Irma Consuelo Cielo Serrano, Mexican singer
Irma Thomas, American singer
Irma Urteaga, Argentinian composer & pianist
Irma Wyman, American early computer engineer & first CIO of Honeywell
Irma Cody, daughter of William ("Buffalo Bill")F. Cody

Pop Culture References for the name Irma

Irma Barlow, main character of British soap "Coronation Street" (1964)
Irma Bunt, villain in 1969 Bond film "On Her Majesty's Secret Service"
Irma Langinstein, friend of April O'Neal in Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
Irma Gobb, Mr. Bean's girlfriend
Irma Leopold, character from Joan Lindsay's novel "Picnic at Hanging Rock"
"Irma Jackson," 1972 song by Merle Haggard
"Irma La Douce," French play and film and its main character
Irma Lair, Guardian of Water in the "W.I.T.C.H" series
Irma Pince, the librarian of Hogwarts in the "Harry Potter" series
Irma Peterson, main character in 1949 film "My Friend Irma"
"Irma Vep," 1996 French film and its main character
Operation Irma, airlifts of injured civilians in Bosnia during the war
Irma Hotel, landmark in Cody, Wyoming
Hurricane Irma, a natural disaster that occurred in September 2017

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