Viridiana Origin and Meaning

The name Viridiana is a girl's name of Spanish origin meaning "green".

Viridiana is a frillier version of the medieval name Viridis, meaning green. Viridiana briefly made it into the top 1000 in the US in the 1990s.

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Viridiana Rank in US Top 1000

Famous People Named Viridiana

  • Saint Verdiana (born Virginia Margaret del Mazziere)Italian patron of snakes
  • Viridiana AlatristeMexican actress
  • (Esbeydi) Viridiana SalazarMexican footballer

Viridiana in Pop Culture

  • Viridiana (1961)film by Spanish director Luis Bunuel about a young nun
  • Related name: Viridia