Imelda Name Meaning & Origin

Imelda

Pronunciation: ee-MEHL-də (key)

Related Names:

Mela

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Ime or Ima, Mela

Meanings and history of the name Imelda: | Edit

Imelda means "fighter" or "warrior", although its origins are disputed.

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Blessed Imelda Lambertini, patron of first communicants
Imelda Miller, singer
Imelda Staunton, English actress
Imelda Marcos, Philippine dictator's shoe-loving wife
Imelda May, Irish singer

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Imelda Rivera, a character from Pixar’s Coco

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