Name Theo

Origin, meaning, pronunciation & popularity of the name Theo

Theo is a ♂ male name.

Origin of Theo

Theo is a short variant of the name Theodore, which is of Greek origin. Besides, Theo is a diminutive of other names beginning with “Theo-“, like the Old High German names Theobald and Theoderich.

Meaning of Theo

Theo means “gift of God” (from ancient Greek “theós/θεός” = god/deity + “dôron/δῶρον” = gift). Without the second name element, Theo just means “God”. Besides, Theo means “people” (from Old High German “diot” or Germanic “theud”).

Pronunciation of Theo

Variants of the name Theo

Teo Théo Téo

Theo in the categories

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Name Statistic: Theo is ranked #56 overall ↓ -4

  • 🇬🇧 Great Britain: 21 ↓ -5
  • 🇳🇿 New Zealand: 28 ↓ -1
  • 🇨🇦 Canada: 38 ↑ 9
  • 🇸🇪 Sweden: 43 ↑ 1
  • 🇮🇪 Ireland: 47 ↓ -1
  • 🇦🇹 Austria: 50 ↓ -2
  • 🇩🇪 Germany: 52 ↔ 0
  • 🇩🇰 Denmark: 53 ↑ 3
  • 🇦🇺 Australia: 66 ↑ 11
  • 🇧🇪 Belgium: 101 ↓ -7
  • 🇳🇴 Norway: 108 ↓ -26
  • 🇺🇸 United States: 118 ↓ -25
  • 🇪🇸 Spain: 155 ↓ -24
  • 🇫🇮 Finland: 159 ↔ 0
  • 🇨🇭 Switzerland: 174 ↓ -14
  • 🇫🇷 France: 176 ↓ -1
  • 🇵🇹 Portugal: 464 ↓ -44
  • 🇳🇱 Netherlands: 1403 ↓↓ -132
  • 🇱🇮 Liechtenstein: 3506 ↑↑ 3734

Theo in the Top 50 Names

Name Theo

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