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Carmen

Carmen is beautiful, exotic and lyrical. It’s also the name of the heroine in Bizet’s opera, Carmen, based on a short novel by French author Prosper Merimee. A beautiful gypsy, Carmen becomes entangled in a series of tragic love affairs. Talk about dramatic.

Origin

  • hebrew: Garden, orchard
  • latin: Song

Alternative Spellings

Syllables: 2

Famous Namesakes:

Singer Carmen Miranda, Actress Carmen Electra, Model Carmen Kass

Celebrity Babies:

Daughter of Alec Baldwin, Daughter of Robert Plant

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