What does Socorro mean?
Socorro \s(o)-corro, soc(or)-ro\ as a girls' name (also used as boys' name Socorro) is of Spanish origin, and the meaning of Socorro is "aid, help". The name is given by Spanish-speaking Roman Catholics to honor one of the names given to the Virgin Mary, Nuestra Seņora del Perpetuo Socorro, meaning "Our Lady of Perpetual Assistance". Popular in Spain.
Socorro is a very popular first name for women (#673 out of 4276, Top 16%) and also a very popular surname for both adults and children (#39304 out of 150436, Top 26%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Presented below is the baby name popularity of Socorro for girls. Socorro was first listed in 1920-1929 and reached its apex position of #561 in the U.S. then, but is not found in the list at the moment. (2014 Birth Statistics)