Jaione, Natividad

Gender: Feminine
Origin: Basque/Spanish
Meaning: “nativity.”
Pronunciation can be heard here: http://www.forvo.com/search/Jaione/

Jaione is from the Basque word for “nativity” referring to the birth of Christ and is usually bestowed on girls born on Christmas or around Christmas.

The Spanish version is Natividad, which comes directly from the Spanish word.

In Spain, Natividad’s designated name-day is December 25.