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Smart Baby Names: Dictionary of Baby Names, Meanings and Origins.

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Girl Name: Preciosa

Name: Preciosa
Pronunciation: \p-recio-sa, pr(e)-ciosa\
Gender / Sex: girl name girl
Meaning: of great value, highly esteemed
Origin: Latin
Sounds Like: Persis, Persys, Perssis
Similar Names: Precilla, Graziosa, Pricilla, Pricila, Prescilla, Pracilla


Preciosa \p-recio-sa, pr(e)-ciosa\ as a girl's name is a variant of Precious (Latin), and the meaning of Preciosa is "of great value, highly esteemed".

The baby name Preciosa sounds like Persis, Persys and Perssis. Other similar baby names are Precilla, Graziosa, Pricilla, Pricila, Prescilla and Pracilla.


Preciosa is not a popular first name for women and an equally uncommon surname or last name for both men and women. (1990 U.S. Census)

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