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Gender female
Word/name Greek
Meaning "order"
Other names
Related names Cosmo, Cosimo

Cosima is a feminine given name, the feminine version of the name Cosimo. It is derived from the Greek word κοσμος or kosmos, meaning "order, decency." Cosmo was a fourth-century saint who was martyred with his brother Damian. They are the patron saints of medical doctors. An Italian male version of the name is Cosimo.[1] Authors Pamela Redmond Satran and Linda Rosenkrantz commented in their 2007 book The Baby Names Bible that the name sounds exotic and is a fashionable name for the daughters of members of high society in the United Kingdom.[2]

Masculine variants[edit]

Feminine variants[edit]

It may refer to:


Other uses[edit]


  1. ^ Behind the Name
  2. ^ Rosenkrantz and Satran (2007), p. 66)


  • Rosenkrantz, Linda, and Satran, Pamela Redmond (2007). The Baby Names Bible. St. Martin's Griffin. ISBN 978-0-312-35220-2