Guadalupe

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Spanish Guadalupe; see there for more.

Proper noun[edit]

Guadalupe

  1. Any of several places in Iberia and the Americas, chiefly an island off Baja California.
  2. A male given name
  3. A female given name

Catalan[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Guadalupe f

  1. Guadalupe

Portuguese[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Spanish Guadalupe.

Proper noun[edit]

Guadalupe f

  1. Guadeloupe (an island and overseas department of France in the Caribbean)

Related terms[edit]


Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Epithet of Virgin Mary as Our Lady of Guadalupe, patron of Mexico, from the place name, Guadalupe, where the image is kept, which from Arabic وَادِي ال(wādī l-, valley of the) + Latin lupum(wolf).

Proper noun[edit]

Guadalupe f

  1. A female given name
  2. (rare) A male given name
  3. Guadeloupe (overseas department of France)
  4. Guadalupe (island off Baja California)

Usage notes[edit]

  • (male given name): Often when used as a family 'heirloom' name that is passed down to the first born whether they are male or female.

Diminutive[edit]