Given Name ÁFRICA

GENDER: Feminine
USAGE: Spanish

Meaning & History

Spanish form of AFRICA (1). It is usually taken from the title of the Virgin Mary, Nuestra Señora de África, the patron saint of the Spanish enclave of Ceuta in North Africa.

Related Names

SAME SPELLING: Africa (2)
USER SUBMISSION: Àfrica

Categories

Marian titles
Entry updated March 21, 2014