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Gender: Female Origin of Jacaranda: Spanish flower name

The name Jacaranda is a girl's name of Spanish origin. Jacaranda and is often added to lists like Unique Baby Names: Unusual and Rare and discussed in our forums with posts like "Love, Like, Lose -- Outlandish/Guilty Pleasures edition!".

From the experts:

Distinctive and charming nature name that blends elements of Jacqueline and Amanda.

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Pop Culture References for the name Jacaranda

Flower name: a tree with purple blossoms that thrives in warm climates.
The Jacaranda tree is typical of South American tropical climates (mainly Brazil) and the name does not derive from Spanish but from the indigenous Tupi-Guarani linguistic families.

Jakaranda, Jacarannda


ambercat Says:


Little Blue Purple Flowers That Are Difficult To Wash Off YouR Car

Eleri Gwenllian Says:


Gorgeous but daring.

snowsbeloved Says:


This is actually a tree/nature name. There are hundreds of these trees in my hometown. When they go into bloom, the light purple flowers carpet the sidewalks...Guilty pleasure name! I love it!