Given Name ASUNCIÓN

GENDER: Feminine
USAGE: Spanish
PRONOUNCED: a-soon-THYON (European Spanish), a-soon-SYON (Latin American Spanish)   [details]

Meaning & History

Means "assumption" in Spanish. This name is given in reference to the assumption of the Virgin Mary into heaven.
DIMINUTIVE: Asun
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Assumpció (Catalan), Assumpta (Irish), Assunta (Italian), Assunção (Portuguese)
USER SUBMISSION: Asuncion