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 "Totally, Kinda, or No Way?".
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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.