Joaquin Name Meaning & Origin

Joaquin

Pronunciation: hwah-KEEN (key)

Origin of the name Joaquin:

Derived from the Hebrew Jehoiakim, which is from Yehoyakim (God will establish, God gives strength). In medieval Christian tradition, the name was assigned to the father of the Virgin Mary, as Anne was assigned to her mother.

From A World of Baby Names by Teresa Norman.

Related Names:

Joachim, Joaquim

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Famous real-life people named Joaquin

Joaquin Phoenix, American actor
Joaquin Miller, American poet (born Cincinnatus Heine Miller)
Joaquín Castro, American politician.
Joaquín Benoit, Dominican professional baseball pitcher.
Hurricane Joaquin, 2015 Category 4 hurricane that affected the Bahamas.

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