Concepción - Meaning of Concepción

What does Concepción mean?

[ 3 syll. co-ncepci&oacut-e;n ] The baby girl name Concepción is also used as a boy name. It is pronounced KaoN-THehP-THYOWN (Spanish) or KaoN-SehP-SYOWN (Spanish-Latin American) †. Concepción's origin and use are both in the Spanish language. It is a biblical name from concepción which means 'conception' ; concipere. The name commemorates the Immaculate Conception of the Virgin Mary. The Italian forms are derived from the equivalent Italian title, Maria Concetta. The name was popular in the late Middle Ages. Concepción is the feminine equivalent of the Italian Concetto.

Forms of Concepción include the Portuguese Conceição, the name Concelia, the name Concepcion, the Irish and Latinized Concepta, the German and Italian Concetta, the Italian Concettina, the name Conchetta, the Italian Connie, the name Conshita, and the Basque Sorne.

The familiar forms Concha (Spanish) and Conchita (Spanish) are other variants of the name.

See also the related categories, mary, biblical, immaculate (pure), spanish, and italian.

Concepción is not commonly used as a baby girl name. It is not in the top 1000 names.

A baby name that sounds like Concepción is the name Concepcion.

† Pronunciation for Concepción: K as in "key (K.IY)" ; AO as in "ought (AO.T)" ; N as in "knee (N.IY)" ; TH as in "theme (TH.IY.M)" ; EH as in "ebb (EH.B)" ; P as in "pea (P.IY)" ; Y as in "you (Y.UW)" ; OW as in "oak (OW.K)" ; S as in "see (S.IY)"

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