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Gender: Female Pronunciation: KAY-yuh-ta-nuh Meaning of Cayetana: "Person from Gaeta" Origin of Cayetana: Spanish from Latin

The name Cayetana is a girl's name meaning "Person from Gaeta". Cayetana.

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A dramatic-sounding demonym for someone from the city of Gaeta, on the Mediterranean coast of Italy, with roots that stretch back to Ancient Rome, Cayetana is among the Top 100 Spanish baby names.. Though it's something of a mouthful for English speakers, it lends itself well to several straightforward nicknames, such as Kay and Ana.

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Famous People Named Cayetana

María del Pilar Teresa Cayetana de Silva-Álvarez de Toledo y Silva, 13th Duchess of Alba de Tormes; model for Goya
(María del Rosario) Cayetana Paloma Alfonsa Victoria Eugenia Fernanda Teresa Francisca de Paula Lourdes Antonia Josefa Fausta Rita Castor Dorotea Santa Esperanza Fitz-James Stuart y de Silva, 18th Duchess of Alba de Tormes, world's most titled aristocrat
Cayetana Elizabeth "Tana" Ramsay, English cookbook author and wife of chef Gordon Ramsay
Cayetana Guillén Cuervo, Spanish actress
Cayetana Rivera y Martínez de Irujo (b. 1999), daughter of Eugenia Martínez de Irujo, 12th Duchess of Montoro and bullfighter Francisco Rivera Ordóñez; granddaughter of the Duchess of Alba
Carlota Joaquina Teresa Cayetana, Queen consort of John VI of Portugal

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