What does Armando mean?
Associated with: soldier (warrior).
(male) Armandi, Armanno, ..
(female) Armandi, Armaneta, .. Middle name pairings:
Armando Conley (A.C.), ..
How popular is Armando?
Armando is a very popular first name for males (#258 out of 1220, Top 21%) and also a very popular surname for both adults and children (#37591 out of 150436, Top 25%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Armando was first listed in 1900-1909 and reached its highest rank of #205 in the U.S. in the year 1997, and is at #413 currently. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)
Which version is better?with its source forms and related boy names. Prominent alternative forms of Armando (#413 a year ago) are Armani (#514 a year ago), Arman (#1538), Herman (#1710), Ormond, Armond, Armin, Armand and Armon. Other forms, like Armande, are uncommon. Adoption of these forms of Armando reached its apex 115 years ago (adoption of 0.4%) and has become significantly diminished since (adoption 0.1%, 80% less), with versions like Armand becoming somewhat dated. Armando has generally been preferred by parents, although Armani appears to be gaining popularity too.
Similar NamesRecommended names are Abundo, Aciano, Adriano, Ahmaad, Ahmad▲, Aidano, Aimond (see Aimon), Aland, Alano, Alanso, Alanzo, Albano, Alcado, Almanzo, Amad, Amadeo, Amado, Amador, Amahd, Amalio, Aman, Amando, Amani, Amato, Araldo, Aran, Arand, Arcadio, Arcenio, Arcinio, Arend, Argento, Arian▲, Arkadi, Arkady, Arlan, Arland, Arlando, Armahni, Armante (see Arman), Armen, Arminlo (see Armin), Armoni, Arnald, Arnaldo, Arnan, Arnaud, Arnd, Arndt, Arno, Arnoldo, Aroldo, Arpad, Arran, Arsanio (see Arsenio), Arsenio, Arseno (see Arsenio), Arsenyo, Arsinio (see Arsenio), Arsino, Arvad, Arvind, Ayman, Brando, Edmondo, Edmundo, Fernando, Grimaldo, Hernando, Lando, Nando, Normando, Orlando, Orlondo and Ormand. These names tend to be less commonly used than Armando.See names in meaning and etymology.