Origin:Latin
Popularity:1228
Meaning:solitary or to advise
Monica as a girl's name is possibly of Greek origin meaning "solitary" or of Latin origin meaning "to advise". Saint Monica, the mother of Saint Augustine, prayed for her son and saved him from self-destruction. As a result, Saint Augustine became one of the greatest saints in history. The name is popular with Catholics.

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  • Monica Seles
    Tennis Player

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