Meaning and Origin of: Carmen
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First name origins & meanings:
- Hebrew : Garden or field of fruit
- Hebrew : Garden
- Italian : Song
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Last name origin & meaning:
- Spanish : from the Marian epithet (María del) Carmen ‘Our Lady of Carmel’, a reference to Mount Carmel (meaning ‘garden’ or ‘orchard’) in the Holy Land, which was populated from early Christian times by hermits.
- Spanish : habitational name from any of various places in Spain named El Carmen, for example in the province of Cuenca.
- English : variant spelling of Carman.