Consuelo Name Meaning & Origin
Origin of the name Consuelo:
Derived from the Spanish consuelo (consolation).
From A World of Baby Names by Teresa Norman.
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- Personal experiences with the name Consuelo
My sister's name is Consuelo, but we pronounce it kohn-sew-EL-o. She's gorgeous, and I think it's a beautiful name. She rarely has any trouble with people mispronouncing it, as she more often goes by the nickname of Consie.
- Nicknames for Consuelo
Chelo, Connie, Consi/Consie, Sue
- Meanings and history of the name Consuelo
It is taken from the title of the Virgen María del consuelo meaning "Virgin Mary of the consolation."
- Famous real-life people named Consuelo
Consuelo Velazquez, Mexican composer.
Consuelo Castiglioni, founder and designer of Marni.
Consuelo Vanderbilt, later Duchess of Marlborough.
- Consuelo in song, story & screen
Jose Marin Verona, of Cuba, wrote the waltz "Consuelo".
Consuelo - character in West Side Story