Thelda name meaning

Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010

Meaning and Origin

What does the name Thelda mean? Keep reading to find the user submitted meanings, dictionary definitions, and more.

Origin and Meaning of Thelda

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Alt. Meaning

T is for time, you give to friends.

H is for heart, warm and loving.

E is for extra, those little things you do!

L is for luxury, the luxury of your smile.

D is for dream, your beacon ahead.

A is for animated, let your energetic spirit shine

Notable Persons Named Thelda

Notable Persons Named Thelda

Thelda Williams

Thelda Williams is a Mayor of Phoenix.


Fun Facts about the name Thelda

  • How Popular is the name Thelda? Thelda is the 16,425th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Thelda have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 521 babies born with the first name Thelda in the United States. That's more than enough people named Thelda to occupy the territory of Pitcairn Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 66 (as of July 1, 2008).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Thelda? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1902 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Thelda first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Thelda is Saturday, March 22nd, 1884.
  • What year had the most people named Thelda born? The highest recorded use of the first name Thelda was in 1926 with a total of 32 babies.
  • Random Thelda Factoid: According to the 1919 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Thelda is not a popular baby girl's name in Illinois. Imagine that, only 5 babies in Illinois have the same name in 1919.
  • Weird things about the name Thelda: The name spelled backwards is Adleht. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Edhtal. How do you pronounce that?
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