Meaning & History
Spanish and Portuguese feminine form of the Roman name Iovita (masculine), which was derived from the name of the god JOVE. This was the name of an early saint and martyr, the brother of Faustinus.
|7/2/2017, 10:39 PM||Mike C||update #95|
|2/12/2007, 1:03 AM||Mike C||earliest recorded revision|