Macarena - Meaning of Macarena

What does Macarena mean?

[ 4 syll. ma-ca-re-na, mac-ar-ena ] The baby girl name Macarena is pronounced as Maa-Kaa-REY-Naa- †. Macarena's language of origin is Latin and it is used largely in the Spanish language. Macarius (Latin) is an original form of Macarena. The first name is derived from the place name of a town in the district of Seville, Spain; the town name is from the name of its basilica and a statue 'Nuestra Señora de la Esperanza de la Macarena', dedicated to the Virgin Mary. The basilica may have been named after a person named Macarius.

Variations of Macarena include Mac, Maca, Macarea, Macarene, Macarie, Macarria, and Maka.

The origin and meaning of Macarena is inherited by all variant forms.

See also the related forms, Makari (Russian) and Macario (Italian, Portuguese, and Spanish).

See also the related categories, mary, latin, virgin (pure), and spanish.

Macarena is unusual as a baby name for girls. It is listed outside of the top 1000 names.

Baby names that sound like Macarena include Makarym, Makaryme, Macarene, Makarim, Makarime, Migron, Migronai, and Migrone.

† English pronunciation for Macarena: M as in "me (M.IY)" ; AA as in "odd (AA.D)" ; K as in "key (K.IY)" ; R as in "race (R.EY.S)" ; EY as in "ate (EY.T)" ; N as in "knee (N.IY)"

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