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Boy Name: Turbo

Name: Turbo
Pronunciation: \t(u)-rbo, tur-bo\
Gender / Sex: boy name boy
Meaning: a whorl or spinning object
Origin: Latin
Sounds Like: Darby, Derby
Similar Names: Taro, Toro, Tauro, Torio, Trumbo, Turk, Turck


Turbo \t(u)-rbo, tur-bo\ as a boy's name is of Latin origin, and the meaning of Turbo is "a whorl or spinning object". Usually used to indicate a turbine engine such as a turbopropeller. The name has connotations of speed and great energy, making it a possible nickname for a very energetic child.

Baby names that sound like Turbo are Darby and Derby. Other similar baby names are Taro, Toro, Tauro, Torio, Trumbo, Turk and Turck.


Turbo is not a popular first name for men and an equally uncommon surname or last name for both men and women. (1990 U.S. Census)

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