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Boy Name: Sancho

Name: Sancho
Pronunciation: \s(a)-ncho, san-cho\
Gender / Sex: boy name boy
Meaning: sacred
Origin: Latin
Sounds Like: Seneca
Variant forms: Sanche, Sanctio, Sancos, Sanzio, Sauncho
Rank as Last Name (Surname, Family Name): 15364


Sancho \s(a)-ncho, san-cho\ as a boy's name is of Latin origin, and the meaning of Sancho is "sacred". Don Quixote's sidekick was called Sancho Panza, where "Panza" is the Spanish slang for "belly". French-born journalist Ted Morgan was originally named Sanche de Gramont. The name is popular in Spain.

Sancho has 5 variant forms: Sanche, Sanctio, Sancos, Sanzio and Sauncho.

A baby name that sounds like Sancho is Seneca.


Sancho is not a popular first name for men but a very popular surname or last name for both men and women (#15364 out of 88799). (1990 U.S. Census)

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