Meaning and name origin
Carmina \c(a)-rmi-na, car-mina\ as a girl's name is of Hebrew origin, and the meaning of Carmina is "garden, orchard". Carmina is a variant of Carmel (Hebrew); biblical place name: Mount Carmel is in Israel near the city of Haifa, and is often referred to as a type of paradise. Also a variant of Carmen (Hebrew): originally a Spanish form of Carmel, influenced by the Latin word "carmen", "song".
Carmina is a somewhat popular first name for females (#3580 out of 4276, Top 84%) but an uncommon surname or last name for all people (2000 U.S. Census).
Suggested similar baby names are Carina, Carlina, Carmaine, Carman, Carmia, Carmila, Carmin, Carmine, Carmita, Carmiya, Carmon, Carmynn, Carrina, Charmin and Charmine. These names tend to be less commonly used than Carmina.