The name Soledad is a girl's name of Spanish origin meaning "solitude". Soledad and is often added to lists like Cool Girl Names From Around the World and discussed in our forums with posts like "Baby a Day".
From the experts:
This strong Spanish name that refers to the Virgin Mary (Our Lady of Solitude) has been made accessible by broadcaster Soledad O'Brien -- who shows how well it combines with an Anglo surname. Her birth name was Maria de la Soledad Teresa O'Brien.
Ava Gardner portrayed a character named Soledad in the film The Angel Wore Red.