Soledad

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English[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Soledad

  1. A city and mission located in the Salinas Valley, California, United States.
  2. The native people of this California region.
  3. The native language spoken in this region of California.

Synonyms[edit]

References[edit]

  • Levy, Richard. 1978. Costanoan, in Handbook of North American Indians, Vol. 8 (California). William C. Sturtevant, and Robert F. Heizer, eds. Washington, DC: Smithsonian Institution, 1978. ISBN 0-16-004578-9 / 0160045754, pages 485.
  • Teixeira, Lauren. The Costanoan/Ohlone Indians of the San Francisco and Monterey Bay Area, A Research Guide. Menlo Park, CA: Ballena Press Publication, 1997. ISBN 0-87919-141-4.

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

soledad (solitude), shortened from María (de la) Soledad, a Roman Catholic epithet of the Virgin Mary as "Our Lady of Solitude", with a feast day on Good Friday.

Proper noun[edit]

Soledad f

  1. A female given name.

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Tagalog[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Spanish, a reference to the Our Lady of Solitude (Nuestra Señora de la Soledad), an epithet for María [de la Soledad]

Pronunciation[edit]

IPA(key): /so.lɛ.dad/

Proper noun[edit]

Soledad

  1. A female given name, used along with Maria, often shortened to Marisol.
  2. A surname​, notably borne by:

Statistics[edit]

According to data collected by Forebears in 2014, Soledad is the 1,055th most common surname in the Philippines, occurring at 9,216 individuals.