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Gender: F Pronunciation: Fehr-NAN-da Meaning of Fernanda: "bold voyager" Origin of Fernanda: Feminine variation of Fernando, Spanish and Portuguese version of German Ferdinand Fernanda's Popularity in 2015: #559

Fernanda is very popular in the Latino community, currently ranked 559 on the U.S. list, with a lot more charm than its male counterpart. The standard nickname is Nanda, and variations include Ferdinanda and Fernandina.

Oscar-nominated Brazilian actress Fernanda Montenegro was born Arlette, but has said she chose Fernanda because of its 'sonority.' Fernanda Eberstadt is an American novelist and journalist; Brazil-born Fernanda Rocha is one of The Housewives of Orange County.

Famous People Named Fernanda

Fernanda Montenegro, Oscar nominated Brazilian actress
Fernanda Ribeiro, Portuguese Olympic distance runner
Fernanda Gonzalez, Mexican Olympic swimmer

Pop Culture References for the name Fernanda

Princess Fernanda, the main character in the fairy tale 'The Wise Princess'

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