Of Latin and Hebrew origin.

It means “Maria of Solitude”.

It also resembles “mar y sol”, which in Spanish means “sea and sun”.

Marisol is a combination of the names Maria and Soledad, or Maria and Sol.

The Spanish name Soledad is a reference to the Virgin Mary, “María de Soledad”, and is also associated with 16th century Queen Juana, queen of Castile and Aragon.

Other forms of the name are: Marizol, Marysol.

Famous bearers are Marisol Nichols, Marisol Escobar.