What does Carmina mean?
Carmina [carmi-na] as a girls' name is of Hebrew derivation, and the meaning of Carmina is "garden, orchard". Carmina is a variant form of Carmel (Hebrew) with the suffix -ina. Carmina is also a derivative of Carmen (Hebrew).
Carmina has 38 more alternative forms via Carmel, Carmen: Carma, Carmaine, Carmalita, Carmalla, Carman, Carmela▼, Carmeli, Carmelia, Carmelina, Carmelita, Carmella▼, Carmesa, Carmesha, Carmi, Carmia, Carmie, Carmiela, Carmila, Carmill, Carmilla, Carmin, Carmine, Carmisha, Carmit, Carmita, Carmiya, Carmon, Carmy, Carmynn, Carmyta, Charmaine▼, Karman, Karmela, Karmen, Karmia, Karmin, Karmita and Karmyn.Creative forms:
(female) Carmica, Carmira, ..
(male) Carminey, Carmion, .. Middle name pairings:
Carmina Kamari (C.K.), ..
How popular is Carmina?
Carmina is a somewhat prominent first name for females (#3580 out of 4276, Top 84%) but an uncommon surname for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Which version is better?with its source forms and related girl names. Below is a graphed analysis of the popularity of the girl name Carmina and associated names. Carma, Carman, Carmel, Carmela (#1832 in recent rankings), Carmelina, Carmelita, Carmella (#1486), Carmen (#382), Carmon, Charmaine, Karmen (#1302) and Karmyn (#1735) are the prominent varying forms of Carmina (not ranked) appearing in the Top 2000. Other variants, like Carmelia, are seldom used. These relations of Carmina were favored a century ago (usage of 0.15%) and have become significantly less conventional since (usage 0.07%, 56% less), with forms such as Carmela becoming less in vogue. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)
Similar NamesRecommended names are Armina, Calina, Calvina, Camia, Camila▲, Cardin, Careena, Carena, Cariana, Carin, Carine, Carinna, Carisa, Carita, Carlana, Carlena, Carlia, Carlin, Carlina, Carlinda, Carlisa, Carlita, Carna, Carolina, Carrin, Carrina, Carrine, Carrisa, Carynna, Catina▼, Catlina, Catreina, Catrina▼, Charlina, Charmain, Charmian, Charmin, Charmine, Charmion, Charmisa, Chermona, Clarina, Corrina, Corvina, Cyrina, Czarina, Darlina, Earlina, Earvina, Ermina, Farina, Hermina, Irmina, Jardina, Jasmina, Karaina, Kareina, Karina▼, Karrina, Larsina (see Lauren), Mareina, Marina▼, Marlina, Martina, Marvina, Normina, Pamina, Sarina, Tarina, Tasmina, Vardina, Yamina, Yarina, Yasmina and Zarina. These names tend to be less commonly used than Carmina.See names in meaning and etymology.