Alondra

Gender: Feminine
Origin: Spanish
Meaning: “lark.”
(ah-LONE-drah)

The name comes directly from the Spanish word for the lark. In Spanish, alondra is also used to describe someone who is an “early bird.”

The name is currently the 23rd most popular female name in Mexico, (2010), the 48th most popular in Chile, (2006) and the 250th most popular in the United States, (2010).

It is borne by famous Mexican singer, Alondra (b.1964) and Spanish singer, Alondra Bentley (b.1983)

Sources

  1. http://www.behindthename.com/name/alondra
  2. http://www.babycenter.com.mx/pregnancy/nombres/nombres_populares_2010/