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Gender: Female Meaning of Argentina: "silver" Origin of Argentina: Latin

The name Argentina is a girl's name meaning "silver". Argentina and is often added to lists like Unique Baby Names: Unusual and Rare and discussed in our forums with posts like "Names on NB that make you go WOW!".

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South America provides a continent of interesting, undiscovered names -- Bolivia, Peru, Brazil, and the tango-rhythmed Argentina.

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Famous People Named Argentina

Madame Argentyn, a nun who may have inspired Chaucer's Madame Eglentyne (Eglantine)

Pop Culture References for the name Argentina


GenEric Says:


Better than most place names, elegant and has the nn option of Tina.

roseofjune Says:


My great-grandmother was named Argentina and she was Brazilian!

mother_dragons Says:


I find it pretty, but yet again, I'm baised since I'm Argentine

Guest Says:


This reminds me of Angelina!