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Girl Name: Hortensia

Name: Hortensia
Pronunciation: \ho-rten-sia, hor-te-nsia\
Gender / Sex: girl name girl
Meaning: garden
Origin: Latin
Variant forms: Hartencia, Hartinsia, Hortencia, Hortense, Hortenspa, Hortenxia, Hortinzia, Ortensia
Rank as First Name (Given Name): 1860


Hortensia \ho-rten-sia, hor-te-nsia\ as a girl's name is pronounced or-TEN-see-ah. It is of Latin origin, and the meaning of Hortensia is "garden". The English form Hortense is rare.

Hortensia has 8 variant forms: Hartencia, Hartinsia, Hortencia, Hortense, Hortenspa, Hortenxia, Hortinzia and Ortensia.


Hortensia is a very popular first name for women (#1860 out of 4276) but an uncommon surname or last name for both men and women. (1990 U.S. Census)

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