Given Name ADELITA

GENDER: Feminine

Meaning & History

Spanish diminutive of ADELA. It is used especially in Mexico, where it is the name of a folk song about a female soldier.
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Adela, Adelina, Alda (Ancient Germanic), Adelina (Bulgarian), Adéla (Czech), Adaline, Adela, Adele, Adelia, Adeline, Ethel, Adalyn, Adalynn, Adella, Adelle, Adelyn, Aline, Delia, Della, Ethelyn (English), Aada, Ada, Adele (Finnish), Adèle, Adeline, Aude, Aline, Line (French), Adele, Adelina, Alina (German), Adél, Ada (Hungarian), Adele, Adelina, Alda, Ada, Alina (Italian), Adela (Polish), Adelina, Alda, Aldina (Portuguese), Aline (Portuguese (Brazilian)), Adela, Adelina, Alina (Romanian)

Categories

diminutives, ends in -lita, music, warriors
Entry updated July 1, 2008