Given Name NAIARA

GENDER: Feminine
USAGE: Basque

Meaning & History

From the Basque name of the Spanish city of Nájera, which is Arabic in origin. In the 12th century there was a reported apparition of the Virgin Mary in a nearby cave.
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Nayara (Spanish)

Categories

cities, Spanish cities
Entry updated March 21, 2014