What does Angelo mean?
Angelo /an-ge-lo/ as a name for boys. Angelo's root is Greek, and the meaning of Angelo is "messenger; messenger of God". Angelo is an alternate spelling of Angel (Greek) with the suffix -o. See also Agnolo, Deangelo and Michelangelo.
How popular is Angelo?
Angelo is a very popular first name for men (#326 out of 1220, Top 27%) and also a very popular last name for all people (#4301 out of 150436, Top 3%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Shown below is the baby name popularity of Angelo for boys. Angelo reached its highest position of #165 in the U.S. during the years 1910-1919, and is at #315 presently. (Top 1000 Baby Names Statistics, 2014)
Below is a graphed analysis of the usage of the boy name Angelo and affiliated names. Angel (#67 2 years ago) and Deangelo (#968) are the popular variation forms of Angelo (#315 2 years ago). Other variants, like Angy, are seldom used. Adoption of these relations of Angelo reached its highest in 1991 (usage of 0.6953%) and is somewhat less today (usage 0.55%, 20.9% less). Angel is more widely used than the rest, although Angelo appears to be getting popular too, while Deangelo has lost favor. (Top 1000 Baby Names Statistics, 2014)