What does Jacinta mean?
Jacinta [jac-in-ta] as a name for girls is a Greek name, and the name Jacinta means "hyacinth". Jacinta is a variant form of Giacinta (Italian, Greek). Jacinta is also a derivative of Hyacinth (Greek). Mythology: originally a masculine name. Jacinta is also used as a derivative of Jacinda (Spanish, Greek). See also Jaxine.
Associated with: greek.
Jacinta has 22 relations via Giacinta, Hyacinth, Jacinda: Giacinda, Giacintha, Giacintia, Hyacintha, Hyacintia, Jacenda, Jacenia, Jacenta, Jacie, Jacindia, Jacinna, Jacinth, Jacintha, Jacinthe, Jacinthia, Jacynth, Jacyntha, Jacynthe, Jacynthia, Jiacintha, Yacinta and Yacintha.Creative forms:
(female) Jacindy, Jacintai, ..
(male) Jacinan, Jacinjay, .. Middle name pairings:
Jacinta Azaria (J.A.), ..
How popular is Jacinta?
Jacinta is a very popular first name for females (#1748 out of 4276, Top 41%) but a rare surname for all people. (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Jacinta entered the list in 1970-1979 and reached its highest position of #1482 in the U.S. then, but is not found in the list currently. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)
Which version is better?with its source forms and related girl names. Prominent variation forms of Jacinta appearing in the Top 2000 are Hyacinth, Jacie (#1942 from current records) and Jacinda. Other variants, like Jacinth, are seldom used. These forms of Jacinta were favored by parents 2 decades ago (average #1677) and are now significantly less widespread.
Similar NamesRecommended names are Araminta, Calista▼, Carita, Caritta, Danita, Davita, Eminta, Hanita, Jacine, Jacoba, Jaconda, Jafit, Jaida, Jaima, Jaina, Jainee, Jakira, Jakisha, Jakiya, Jalena, Jalicia, Jalin, Jaline, Jalisa▼, Jamika, Jamilla, Jamina, Janetta, Janica, Janicia, Janina, Janine▼, Janisha, Janit, Janita, Janna▼, Jannina, Jardina, Jarica, Jarika, Jasenia, Jasmina, Jayna, Jeanina, Jelina, Jenista, Jina, Jinna, Jocia, Jocinta, Jolina, Jolinda, Jonina, Josina, Judita, Julieta▲, Julina, Julinka, Juniata, Junita, Karita, Lacina, Lacinda, Lalita, Larita, Malitta, Marita, Minta▼, Ranita, Santa, Tabita, Talita, Vanita, Wanita and Zarita. These names tend to be less frequently used than Jacinta.