Gender: Female Meaning of Candela: "Candlemas" Origin of Candela: Spanish

Candela Origin and Meaning

The name Candela is a girl's name of Spanish origin meaning "Candlemas".

Diminutive of Candelaria, a name derived from candle and given in honor of the festival of Candlemas, which marks the presentation of Christ in the temple and the purification of the Virgin Mother.

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matkie_loves_names Says:


Having been living with this name for +18 years. Too many consonants and a little childish. It sounds like cinnamon in spanish.