You are not signed in. Sign in.

Smart Baby Names: Dictionary of Baby Names, Meanings and Origins.

Share This Page:

Baby Genders

Alphabetical List

Name Origins

Boy Name: Prospero

Name: Prospero
Pronunciation: \p-rospe-ro, pr(os)-pero\
Gender / Sex: boy name boy
Meaning: fortunate
Origin: Latin
Sounds Like: Prosperus
Rank as Last Name (Surname, Family Name): 37107


Prospero \p-rospe-ro, pr(os)-pero\ as a boy's name is a variant of Prosper (Latin), and the meaning of Prospero is "fortunate".

The baby name Prospero sounds like Prosperus.


Prospero is not a popular first name for men but a very popular surname or last name for both men and women (#37107 out of 88799). (1990 U.S. Census)

« Previous Name Prosper
Next Name » Prosperus


No comments yet. Submit yours!

Feel free to comment on this page.

We would like to know what you think about this and publish your thoughts here! (top)

What say you?

  1. You may optionally give a title for this comment.

  2. Worst to best, 1 to 5, what would you rate this one?

  3. The actual content of your comment. No HTML nor whatsoever allowed.

  4. The author of this comment.

  5. 2 + 1 = ?

    Please answer the question by common sense.