Jacinta

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Jacinta
GenderFeminine
Origin
Meaninghyacinth
Other names
Related namesJacinto, Giacinta, Hyacintha, Jacinda, Jaxine, Jacintha

The given name Jacinta is the feminine form of the masculine Spanish and Portuguese name Jacinto ("Hyacinth"). Variants include the Italian form Giacinta, as well as Hyacintha, Jacinda, Jacintha, and Jaxine.

As an English name, the name is mostly used in Canada, England, Wales, Ireland, Scotland, Sweden, Australia and Kenya.

People[edit]

Jacinda

Jacinta

Giacinta

Other[edit]

  • Giacinta ed Ernesto, an opera by Julius Benedict
  • Giacinta, a novel by Luigi Capuana
  • Jacinta, an oil well drilled by Desire Petroleum in the southern part of the North Falkland Basin[1]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Financial Times 30 December 2010