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Gender: Female Pronunciation: hee-MAY-nah Meaning of Jimena: "listener" Origin of Jimena: Spanish variation of Ximena Jimena's Popularity in 2017: #406

The name Jimena is a girl's name of Spanish origin meaning "listener". Jimena is ranked #406 on our popularity charts and is often added to lists like Spanish Baby Girl Names and discussed in our forums with posts like "If I had 8 daughters whose names started with...".

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Widespread popularity in the Latino community has propelled this name up the charts.

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Famous People Named Jimena

Jimena Díaz, wife of Spanish national hero El Cid; ruler of Valencia
Jimena Elías (Roca), Miss Peru 2007
Jimena "Ximena" Navarrete (Rosete), Mexican model; Miss Universe 2010
Jimena Rumini Espinoza (Vecco), Miss Peru 2014
Jimena (Gallego), Mexican pop singer
Jimena Barón, Argentine actress and singer

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