Soledad - Meaning of Soledad
[ 3 syll. so-le-dad, sol-ed-ad ] The baby girl name Soledad is pronounced SowLey-DAA-D †. Soledad is of Spanish origin. It is used mainly in the English and Spanish languages. The first name is derived from Maria de Soledad, a title of the Virgin Mary derived from the Spanish word soledad, which is itself of the Late Latin solitas; the name is associated with the notion of a Christian's solitude in worldly matters.
The origin and meaning of the name Soledad is inherited by all variant forms.
Soledad is rare as a baby girl name. At the peak of its usage in 1929, 0.005% of baby girls were given the name Soledad. It was #992 in rank then. The baby name has experienced a decline in frequency since then, and is currently used on a very modest scale. Out of all girl names in its family, Soledad was nonetheless the most widely used in 2018.
† Pronunciation for Soledad: S as in "see (S.IY)" ; OW as in "oak (OW.K)" ; L as in "lay (L.EY)" ; EY as in "ate (EY.T)" ; D as in "day (D.EY)" ; AA as in "odd (AA.D)"