Feminization of Ximeno, Spanish

Ximena Origin and Meaning

The name Ximena is a girl's name of Spanish origin meaning "son".

Ximena, sometimes spelled Jimena, is a variation of boys’ name Ximeno. Spanish origins and popularity in the Latino community have boosted this name's popularity. Ximena Diaz was the wife of the Spanish national hero known as El Cid. Several well known Latin American actresses bear this name.

# 158 in the US

Ximena Rank in US Top 1000

# 1526 on Nameberry

Ximena Rank in Nameberry Top 1000

Ximena Popularity

Famous People Named Ximena

  • Jimena "Ximena" Navarrete (Rosete)Mexican model; Miss Universe 2010
  • Ximena Sarinana (Rivera)Mexican singer,songwriter
  • Ximena Duque (Giraldo)Colombian actress and model
  • Ximena Diazwife of Spanish national hero El Cid; ruler of Valencia
  • Ximena BensusanCanadian actress
  • Ximena Restrepo (Gaviria)Colombian Olympic sprinter
  • (Carla) Ximena Herrera (Bowles)Mexican actress
  • (María) Ximena Abarca (Tapia)Chilean singer and actress
  • Ximena Armas (Fernández)Chilean painter
  • (Laura) Ximena Zamora (Moreano)Miss Ecuador 2005

Ximena in Pop Culture

  • Ximena Sinfuegocharacter in The Fosters.
  • Ximena Chincharacter in the novel "Wonder" by R.J. Palacio and it's film adaptation