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Boy Name: Santo

Name: Santo
Pronunciation: \s(a)-nto, san-to\
Gender / Sex: boy name boy
Meaning: holy
Origin: Spanish
Related Names: Santos
Sounds Like: Sandy, Saint, Santee
Variant forms: Sante
Rank as First Name (Given Name): 1165
Rank as Last Name (Surname, Family Name): 7300


Santo \s(a)-nto, san-to\ as a boy's name is of Italian and Spanish origin, and the meaning of Santo is "holy". From the Latin word "sanctus".

Santo has 1 variant form: Sante.

For more information, see also the related name Santos.

Baby names that sound like Santo are Sandy, Saint and Santee.

View a list of the 3 names that reference Santo.


Santo is a somewhat popular first name for men (#1165 out of 1220) and an even more popular surname or last name for both men and women (#7300 out of 88799). (1990 U.S. Census)

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