"she who smiles"

Erendira Origin and Meaning

The name Erendira is a girl's name of Spanish origin meaning "she who smiles".

Erendira was the name of a Gabriel Garcia Marquez heroine and also a mythological princess. The name is best known in Mexico.

Famous People Named Erendira

  • Erendira (Vasquez) WallendaAmerican acrobat, wife of Nik Wallenda
  • Erendira IbarraMexican actress

Erendira in Pop Culture

  • The Incredible and Sad Tale of Innocent Eréndira and her Soulless Grandmother (1972)short story by Colombian writer Gabriel García Márquez