An adorable old lady name.
Norma Belleza (born May 3, 1939) is a Filipino painter.
Norma Blancaflor (27 October 1919 – 24 October 2004) was a Filipino actress called "Heart-Shaped Beauty" because of her heart-shaped face.
This name has a warm, pleasant sound. It is familiar and recognizable to all, but unusual enough that a girl (the name-bearer) is free to create her own character within it. The name is in use among Mexican-Americans.
Also Hungarian:
Old lady name.
Also occasionally used in Slovene:
Norma was the name of my twin sister, she went missing in 1919. I think Norma is a very classy, regal, and simple name. This name is quite uncommon today, so I think Norma won't be confused with another Norma, overall I give Norma a 10/10, it's a name that'll always hold a special place in my heart, due to my twin sister Norma. Thanks for reading :)
Love! Anyone heard of the movie called Norma Rae? My favorite of all time.
My Grandmother, who sadly passed away a few months ago was called Norma. She was a lovely person and I loved her dearly. While the name Norma does have good connotations for me, I am personally not keen on it as a name, and even my Grandmother wasn't keen on her name. It is extremely dated and it doesn't have many, or any, nickname options. The only ones that come to mind are "Norm" and "Normie", which don't sound very pleasant, in my opinion.

I don't know anybody else called Norma, and I would be quite surprised if I one day met a baby called Norma.
Norma Merrick Sklarek (April 15, 1926 – February 6, 2012) was the first African American woman to pass her license exam to officially become an architect in both New York (1954) and California (1962). Sklarek is most recognized for designing the United States Embassy in Tokyo, Japan in 1976 and the Terminal One station at the Los Angeles International Airport in 1984. After designing several buildings, she became the first black woman to own her own business practice with two women Margot Siegel and Katherine Diamond from 1985-1989. She earned the nickname "The Rosa Parks of Architecture" from Author Anna Lewis for her major accomplishments as a black woman in a male dominant field and continued to be a voice for women who were likely to face discrimination in certain careers.
Norma Pratelli Parenti (Monterotondo Marittimo, 1 June 1921 – Massa Marittima, 23 June 1944) was an Italian partisan, honored with a gold medal for military valor (in memory). After the Armistice of Cassibile, she actively participated in the Italian Liberation War, in the ranks of the Grosseto's Resistance as a partisan in the "Amiata" Group of the 23rd Garibaldi Brigade, collecting money and aid for the partisans, hosting the fugitives, hosting former Allied prisoners, procuring arms and munitions and personally participating in various war actions.
Much prettier than Nora.
Also occasionally used in Spanish:
According to ISTAT (Italian National statistics) in 2016 were born 15 babies called Norma in Italy.
'Pasta alla Norma' is a commonly used Sicilian recipe for pasta. The sauce is cooked with slices of tomatoes and eggplants plus ricotta and basil as adding.
In 2018, 79 is the most common age for an American (U.S.) Norma who is registered female with the Social Security Administration. It is the 278th most common female first name for living U.S. citizens.
Norma Jean was Marilyn Monroe's birth name.
Extremely old fashioned.
The name Norma was given to 76 girls born in the US in 2015.
Both my maternal grandmother and her first born daughter (my aunt) are Norma Jean's. Reminds me of the 40's-60's era, along with Marylin Monroe.
Norma is a classy, beautiful, sophisticated name. I imagine a friendly person with this name. (^^)b It has a nice homey feel to it. ♡ ☺.
The name Norma was given to 60 baby girls born in the US in 2012.
Norma McCorvey was the real name of the plaintiff Jane Roe from the 1973 Roe v. Wade Supreme Court decision that legalized abortion.
Norma Watson was the name of a character in Stephen King's novel, "Carrie."
I actually like this name. I think it's nice. It's also my mom's name but I don't think she's too fond of it. People usually call her by her nickname or middle name.
Norma is an Italian name invented by Felice Romani in his libretto for Belini's opera of the same name. It is derived from Latin "Norma", known to mean, "Standard, Rule."
A famous bearer of this name is Dame Norma Christina Elizabeth Major DBE, or alternatively named Lady Major (née Johnson, born Wagstaff, 12 February 1942), the wife of Sir John Major, the former British Prime Minister of Great Britain and Northern Ireland during the early 1990's. :)
Felice Romani was the librettist of the opera "Norma" but the composer of the music was Vicenzo Bellini.
The first name of "mother" in PSYCHO. Apparently Norman was named after dear old mommy.
Norma Shearer (born Edith Norma Shearer, August 10, 1902 – June 12, 1983) was an Academy Award–winning Canadian-American actress. She was one of the most popular actresses in the world from the mid-1920s until her retirement in 1942. Her early films cast her as the girl-next-door but after her 1930 film The Divorcee, she played sexually liberated women in sophisticated contemporary comedies and dramas, as well as several historical and period films.
I like this name since it was Marilyn Monroe's real name, but it sounds very middle-aged and too close to "norm" and "normal".
Norma Rae is a 1979 film which tells the story of a woman from a small town in the Southern United States who becomes involved in the labor union activities at the textile factory where she works. The movie was based on the life of Crystal Lee Sutton. Sally Fields plays the part of Norma Rae.
This is an anagram of Roman.
It's not a very pretty name, and it sounds like a country girl name from 1940's America. It always struck me as too close to the words 'norm' and 'normal', which are rather unfortunate terms to use for judging people anyway.
Singer Peggy Lee was born Norma Deloris Engstrom.
Also the name of a constellation.
There is a rock band called Norma Jean.
There's a character with this name in the video game Tales of Legendia.
Norma Jean Baker was Marilyn Monroe's birth name.
Norma Desmond is the main female character in the 1950's movie 'Sunset Boulevard'.
Two famous bearers of this name, related to the movie world, are silent screen actress Norma Talmadge and 1930s movie star Norma Shearer. Besides, Norma is the name of the leading lady in the TV soap opera "Pasión de gavilanes".

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