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What does Araldo mean?

Araldo Pronunciation of Araldo [ar-al-do] as a boys' name has the meaning "army ruler". Araldo is a version of Harold (Scandinavian, Old English): from Old English here weald.

Associated with: army (warrior), ruler (king).


Araldo has 1 variant: Aroldo.

6 more alternative forms via Harold: Aralt, Garald, Harald, Haralds, Haroldo and Heraldo.

Creative forms:
(male) Abaldo, Asaldo, ..

(female) Arado, Aralad, ..

Middle name pairings:
Araldo Darwin (A.D.), ..

How popular is Araldo?

Araldo is an uncommonly occurring first name for males. Araldo is an equally unusual surname for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related boy names. Prominent alternative forms of Araldo (not ranked) are Harald and Harold (#810 in recent rankings). Other forms, like Garald, are uncommon. Adoption of these forms of Araldo was at its most widespread a century ago (adoption of 1.21%) and has become much diminished since (adoption 0.01%, down 98.8%), with the form Harold becoming less in vogue. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Harald, Harold in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Araldo and related baby names outside U.S.

Similar Names

Recommended names are Aad, Aaro, Abad, Adolfo, Adulio, Aland, Alano, Alard, Alcado, Aldo, Alfo, Alldo (see Aldo), Almando, Amado, Amador, Amahd, Amal, Amalio, Amando, Analu, Apollo, Aramis, Arand, Arcadio, Ardal, Ardley, Ardy, Arel, Arkady, Arland, Arlando, Arles, Arley, Arlie, Arlin, Arllen, Arlo, Arly, Armande, Armando, Armino, Armondo, Arnald, Arnaldo, Arnauld, Arnd, Arndt, Arnold, Arnoldo, Arpad, Arrigo, Arrlo, Arryo, Arsanio (see Arsenio), Arseno (see Arsenio), Arsino, Artro, Arturo, Asad, Atilo, Brando, Duardo, Elado, Evaldo (see Everild), Frido, Geraldo, Gildo, Giraldo, Grimaldo, Jeraldo (see Jerald), Jerardo, Naldo, Nardo, Ronaldo and Waldo. These names tend to be more commonly used than Araldo.

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