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Monserrat

What does Monserrat mean?

Monserrat Pronunciation of Monserrat [mon-ser-rat] as a girls' name is pronounced mohn-sare-AHT. It is of Latin origin, and the meaning of Monserrat is "jagged mountain". The name of a mountain in Spain (Montserrat), a monastery and a celebrated image of the Virgin Mary. Opera diva Montserrat Caballe.

Associated with: mountain, monastery, celebrated (light), virgin, opera.

Variations

Monserrat has 1 variant: Montserrat.

Creative forms:
(female) Monserti, Moserrat, ..

(male) Monserdan, Monserman, ..

Middle name pairings:
Monserrat Alaina (M.A.), ..

How popular is Monserrat?

Monserrat is an unusual first name for females but a very prominent last name for both adults and children (#63297 out of 150436, Top 42%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Monserrat was first listed in 1999 and reached its top rank of #591 in the U.S. in the year 2014, and is presently at #766. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)

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

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

Which version is better?

with its variant form and related girl names. Montserrat (#650 from recent data) is the only other popular alternative form of Monserrat (#766 from recent data). These relations of Monserrat were at the peak of their popularity less than a decade ago (average #581) and are somewhat less popular today. Monserrat has been the overall favorite, though Montserrat is currently the top form.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Monserrat, Montserrat in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Suggested similar names are Mersera, Minerva, Moisella (see Moselle), Monet and Mosella. These names tend to be more frequently used than Monserrat.

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