Usage Portuguese (Brazilian)
Pronounced Pron. /na.si.ˈmẽ.tu/
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Meaning & History
Means "birth, nativity" in Portuguese, from Late Latin nascimentum, a derivative of Latin nasci "to be born". This was originally a religious byname. It was also an epithet of the Virgin Mary (Maria do Nascimento), and was used as a given name for children born on Christmas.