Carmen Family History
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Carmen Name Meaning
Spanish: from the Marian epithet (María del) Carmen ‘Our Lady of Carmel’, a reference to Mount Carmel (meaning ‘garden’ or ‘orchard’) in the Holy Land, which was populated from early Christian times by hermits. Spanish: habitational name from any of various places in Spain named El Carmen, for example in the province of Cuenca. English: variant spelling of Carman.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Carden, Carmine, Carmon, Carman, Carlin, Carmer, Carmean, Campen