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Boy Name: Celso

Name: Celso
Pronunciation: \ce(l)-so\
Gender / Sex: boy name boy
Meaning: high, lofty
Origin: Latin
Sounds Like: Silas, Sylas, Sills
Variant forms: Celsius, Celsus
Rank as Last Name (Surname, Family Name): 47976


Celso \ce(l)-so\ as a boy's name is of Italian and Latin origin, and the meaning of Celso is "high, lofty". As in "Gloria in Excelsis Deo". Also a part of words for sky, like "ciel" (French) and "coelum" (Latin).

Celso has 2 variant forms: Celsius and Celsus.

Baby names that sound like Celso are Silas, Sylas and Sills.


Celso is not a popular first name for men but a somewhat popular surname or last name for both men and women (#47976 out of 88799). (1990 U.S. Census)

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