[ 3 syll. xi-me-na, xim-ena ] The baby girl name Ximena is pronounced HHiy-M-EYN-aa- †. Ximena's language of origin is Hebrew and it is used mainly in the Spanish language. Ximena is a variant transcription of Simone (English, French, and German).
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Ximena is popular as a baby name for girls, and it is also viewed as trendy. The name's popularity has been rising since the 2000s; before that, it was of only irregular use. At the modest peak of its usage in 2016, 0.139% of baby girls were given the name Ximena. Its ranking then was #118. Out of all girl names in its group, Ximena was the most popular in 2016. Ximena was more commonly used than the subsequent ranked name, Simone, by 7 times in that year.
Baby names that sound like Ximena include Jimena (Spanish), Chanana (Hebrew), Chanina (Hebrew), Chenia (Hebrew), Hahana, Haimi (Indian), Haimy, Hamonee, Hamoney, Hamoni, Hamonie, Hamony, Hanae (Japanese), Hanana (Hebrew), Hanayo (Japanese), Hanina (Hebrew), Hanini (Hawaiian), Haniyya (Arabic), Hanuna, and Haumea (Hawaiian).
† English pronunciation for Ximena: HH as in "he (HH.IY)" ; IY as in "eat (IY.T)" ; M as in "me (M.IY)" ; EY as in "ate (EY.T)" ; N as in "knee (N.IY)" ; AA as in "odd (AA.D)"