The name Norma is a girl's name of English origin meaning "from the north; or, the pattern". Norma and is often added to lists like Space Baby Names and discussed in our forums with posts like "Quick Question Thread?!".
From the experts:
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.