Other Origin(s):French
Meaning:Of American birth but European descent
Creole is a feminine name of Portuguese origin meaning "of American birth, but European descent." The name is particularly fitting for those born in the Americas but of French or Spanish origin. Creole people come from a wide range of cultures and backgrounds which has helped shape America into what it is today. Cities such as New Orleans are just one of the many examples where the Creole culture still thrives today. It is a variant of the French name Creola which has the same meaning and also pays homage to the Creole people.
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