Irma is a female given name, originating as a short form of names beginning with Germanic element ermin meaning “whole, universal” which comes from Proto-Germanic *ermunaz (strong, whole) deriving from an unknown origin, making it a cognate of Emma.
- Erma (English)
- Irmuska (Hungarian diminutive of Irma)
- Emma (English, French, Italian, Spanish, Catalan, Swedish, Norwegian, Danish, Icelandic, Finnish, Dutch, German, Hungarian, Ancient Germanic)
- Ima (Ancient Germanic)