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Updated February 8, 2024

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Girl name origins & meanings

  • Hebrew : Heroine; He heard


What does Ximena mean and stand for?

The name Ximena is of Hebrew origin and means "heroine." It is the feminine version of the Spanish name Ximeno.

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How Popular Is The Name Ximena


According to Social Security Administration data, Ximena has been fairly stagnant, toggling between the top 120, 130, and 150 for the past few years, and hasn't fallen below the top 200 in quite some time.

According to Google search data analysis, in the last five years Ximena was at its peak popularity in May 2021.

Ximena is a very popular name in the Latinx community, mostly invoking images of Ximena Diaz, the wife of the Spanish national hero known as El Cid. Various Latin celebrities share this namesake: model Jimena "Ximena" Navarrete (Rosete), singer Ximena Sarinana (Rivera), actress Ximena Duque (Giraldo), actress Ximena Bensusan, and painter Ximena Armas (Fernández).

Where is it Popular?

Ximena was searched for most often in the following states:

Nicknames for Ximena

  • Jimenita
  • Mena

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