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What does Guadalupe mean?

Guadalupe Pronunciation of Guadalupe [guadalupe] as a girls' name is pronounced gwah-da-LOO-pay. It is of Spanish origin, and the meaning of Guadalupe is "wolf valley". Refers to Mary as Mexico's "Our Lady of Guadalupe".

Associated with: wolf, lady (noble).


Guadalupe has 2 variants: Lupe and Lupita.

Creative forms:


Middle name pairings:
Guadalupe Jamiyah (G.J.), ..

How popular is Guadalupe?

Guadalupe is a very prominent first name for women (#304 out of 4276, Top 7%) and also a very prominent last name for all people (#8231 out of 150436, Top 5%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Guadalupe reached its top rank of #210 in the U.S. in the year 1997, and is presently at #591. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Guadalupe name in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Guadalupe outside U.S.

Which version is better?

with its variant forms and related girl names. Lupe and Lupita are the popular related forms of Guadalupe (#591 via latest list). These forms of Guadalupe were at the peak of their popularity in 1997 (average #1280) and are now much less widespread (#1530, down 70%), with forms such as Lupe becoming less fashionable.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Guadalupe, Lupe, Lupita in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Guadalupe and related baby names outside U.S.

Similar Names

Recommended names are Gada, Gaelle, Gaile, Galatee (see Galatea), Gale, Gayelle, Gayle, Gaylene, Gayline, Gaylle, Gazelle, Ghazala, Glade, Goldarine (see Golda), Gracieuse, Gudrun, Gudruna (see Gudrun), Gudrunn, Gudrunne, Guida, Gunhilde (see Gunhilda) and Gwendaline. These names tend to be less frequently used than Guadalupe.

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