Gender Feminine
Usage Spanish
Pronounced Pron. ka-ree-DHADH  [key·IPA]

Meaning & History

Means "charity" in Spanish. It is taken from the title of the Virgin Mary, Nuestra Señora de la Caridad, meaning "Our Lady of Charity". This is the name of the patron saint of Cuba, with a shrine located in the town of El Cobre.

Related Names

Other Languages & CulturesCharity(English) Carita, Karita(Swedish)


Name Days

Spain: August 1


Entry updated December 7, 2022