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Name Carmela

Origin:From a Hebrew word for fruit garden, fruitful landTools:

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Languages of use:Spanish
US 2018 rank:not in the Top 1000; other popularity lists see below
Similarly written:Carmel, Carmelia, Carmelo, Ariela, Armel, Armella, Camélia, Camella, Camila, Candela     Details
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About Carmine/Carmen, the group of names with the same origin as Carmela

Language of origin:Hebrew
Info about origin, female:from the Spanish title Virgen del Carmen (Virgin Mary our Lady of Carmel)
 carmel or karmel is a mountain in Israel, the site of several Christian monasteries and founding place of the Carmelite order
 the l at the end became n under the influence of Latin carmen (song)
Words:karmel = the fruit garden, the fruitful land  Hebrew
 carmen = the song  Latin
Topics:Geographic name, Interesting, New Testament
Variants' top ranks:3:Carmen Spain 2015,  37:Carminho Portugal 2018,  462:Carmela Switzerland 1997,  515:Carmelo USA 2013,  671:Carmine Switzerland 1997,  762:Karma USA 2009
Name variants:Carmel, Carmela, Carmelia, Carmelina, Carmen, Carmina, Carminho, Carmo, Karma, Carmelo, Carmine   Sortable list   Details

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Switzerland 1997 462