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Gender: Female Meaning of Caridad: "Charity" Origin of Caridad: Spanish

The name Caridad is a girl's name meaning "Charity". Caridad and is often added to lists like Names with Inspirational Meanings and discussed in our forums with posts like "Change Two Letters".

From the experts:

Caridad is a theological Virgin name, representing Our Lady of Charity, and a popular saint's name in Cuba. Would make an interesting choice, in the manner of the more familiar Soledad, Our Lady of Solitude.

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Famous People Named Caridad

Caridad Yuson Sanchez, Filipina actress
Caridad Bravo Adams, Mexican novelist and telenovela writer
Caridad de la Luz, American poet and actress
Caridad Svich, American playwright
Caridad Hierrezuelo, Cuban pop singer
Caridad Canelón, Venezuelan actress
María Caridad Colón, Cuban javelin thrower
Úrsula Hilaria Celia de la Caridad Cruz Alfonso, full name of Celia Cruz, Cuban singer
Eva de la Caridad Mendez, birth name of Eva Mendes, American actress

Pop Culture References for the name Caridad

Caridad Martinez, character on Mexican telenovela "Rafaela"
Caridad, minor Slayer character on TV's "Buffy the Vampire Slayer"


cabosanmucus Says:


I really love this name. So cute. I'm bored of the "Bella"s

lizway Says:


Really pretty!