What does Aldo mean?
Aldo [al-do] as a boys' name is pronounced ALL-doh. It is of Italian and Old German origin, and the meaning of Aldo is "old one, elder". An Italian and Spanish variant of Aldous that is occasionally used in America. A Renaissance painter Aldus Manutius designed the first italic type face.
1 feminine form: Alda.Creative forms:
(male) Ardo, Aydo, ..
(female) Alad, Aldi, .. Middle name pairings:
Aldo Fidel (A.F.), ..
How popular is Aldo?
Aldo is a somewhat prominent first name for men (#849 out of 1220, Top 70%) and also a somewhat prominent last name for both adults and children (#98770 out of 150436, Top 66%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Aldo was first listed in 1900-1909 and reached its apex position of #408 in the U.S. in the year 2002, and is at #617 presently. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)
Which version is better?with its variant forms and related boy names. Popular alternative forms of Aldo (#617 last year) appearing in the Top 2000 are Al, Aldon and Eldon. Other variants, like Eldin, are seldom used. These relations of Aldo were favored by parents a century ago (median #721) and are now much less popular. Aldo is a constant favorite, while forms like Al are now somewhat dated.
Aldo▲ is alike in pronunciation to Waldi and Waldo▼. Other recommended names are Aad, Abda, Abdi, Abo, Ad, Adao, Addy, Ade, Ado, Adon, Aed, Alan▼, Alano, Alba, Alby, Alcado, Alden▲, Aldin, Aled, Alejo, Alek, Aleko, Alem, Alen, Alex, Alf, Alfeo, Alfio, Alfo, Alfy, Alga, Algy, Ali▲, Alia, Alic, Alik, Alin, Alix, Allon, Alon, Alta, Alto, Alton▼, Aluf, Alva▼, Alvy, Aly, Amado, Andor, Andro, Andy, Anno, Anso, Aodh, Araldo, Ard, Arda, Ardon, Ario, Arlo▲, Arno, Aroldo, Arto, Clodo, Elado, Fido, Gildo, Iddo, Ido, Ludo, Naldo, Odo and Udo. These names tend to be less commonly used than Aldo.See names in meaning and etymology.