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Boy Name: Hideo

Name: Hideo
Pronunciation: \hi-deo\
Gender / Sex: boy name boy
Meaning: excellent man
Origin: Japanese
Sounds Like: Hadi, Hewet, Hiatt
Similar Names: Hiro, Fido, Hedeon, Gide, Heder, Haden, Haider, Lidio, Rodeo, Tadeo


Hideo \hi-deo\ as a boy's name is of Japanese origin, and the meaning of Hideo is "excellent man". Baseball player Hideo Nomo.

Baby names that sound like Hideo are Hadi, Hewet and Hiatt. Other similar baby names are Hiro, Fido, Hedeon, Gide, Heder, Haden, Haider, Lidio, Rodeo and Tadeo.


Hideo 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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