Given Name ARACELI

GENDER: Feminine
USAGE: Spanish
PRONOUNCED: a-ra-THE-lee (European Spanish), a-ra-SE-lee (Latin American Spanish)  [details]

Meaning & History

Means "altar of the sky" from Latin ara "altar" and coeli "sky". This is an epithet of the Virgin Mary in her role as the patron saint of Lucena, Spain.

Categories

air, Marian titles, saints, sky
Entry updated July 2, 2017