Something about that last ‘z’ makes Beatriz comes across as the sassier, fun-loving, exotic cousin of the more traditional Beatrice. Meaning “blessed,” Beatriz is a common name among the Spanish-speaking community, and was at its peak in fashion in the mid-90s. Its star has faded since, but just because it’s down, doesn’t mean it’s out.
- spanish: Blessed
Writer Beatriz Cervantes Montalvo, Writer Beatriz Ramirez