Meaning:Bright star; Sun
Cintra is a girl’s name of Portuguese origin. It most likely derives from the Portuguese town of Sintra, whose name derives from the medieval Suntria, meaning “bright star” or “sun.” Located on the Portuguese Riviera, this beautiful town is known for its Romanticist architecture, historic palaces and castles, beaches, and gardens. Its rich history has led to its classification as a UNESCO World Heritage Site, making it a worthy namesake for baby!
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