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Gender: F Origin of Ximena: Spanish, female variation of Spanish Ximeno, meaning uncertain Ximena's Popularity in 2016: #118

The name Ximena is a girl's name of Spanish origin. Ximena is ranked #118 on our popularity charts and is often added to user-created lists like Unusual / Interesting names and discussed in our forums with posts like "ALPHABET Drop 2 Add 1 - Girls".

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Ximena, sometimes spelled Jimena, is a variation of boys’ name Ximeno. Spanish origins and popularity in the Latino community have propelled this name to the Top 200; it reached Number 125 in 2015 and climbed to Number 118 last year. Ximena Diaz was the wife of the Spanish national hero known as El Cid. Several well known Latin American actresses bear this name.

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Famous People Named Ximena

Jimena "Ximena" Navarrete (Rosete), Mexican model; Miss Universe 2010
Ximena Sarinana (Rivera), Mexican singer-songwriter
Ximena Duque (Giraldo), Colombian actress and model
Ximena Diaz, wife of Spanish national hero El Cid; ruler of Valencia
Ximena Bensusan, Canadian actress
Ximena Restrepo (Gaviria), Colombian Olympic sprinter
(Carla) Ximena Herrera (Bowles), Mexican actress
(María) Ximena Abarca (Tapia), Chilean singer and actress
Ximena Armas (Fernández), Chilean painter
(Laura) Ximena Zamora (Moreano), Miss Ecuador 2005

Pop Culture References for the name Ximena

Ximena Sinfuego, character in The Fosters.