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What does Arrigo mean?

Arrigo Pronunciation of Arrigo [ar-ri-go] as a boys' name is of Italian origin, and the meaning of Arrigo is "home ruler". Variant of Amerigo (Old German).

Related boy name: Henry.

Associated with: home, ruler (king), old.


2 related forms via Amerigo: Americo and Ameriko.

Creative forms:
(male) Arak, Arriak, ..

(female) Arca, Arrica, ..

Middle name pairings:
Arrigo Thaddeus (A.T.), ..

How popular is Arrigo?

Arrigo is a rare given name for men but a very popular surname for all people (#16616 out of 150436, Top 11%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Which version is better?

with similar and related boy names. Prominent variation forms of Arrigo (outside Top 2000) appearing in the Top 2000 are Henry (#29 the previous year), Amerigo and Americo. These relations of Arrigo were popular as birth names in the 1880s (usage of 2.2%) and are now significantly less common (usage 0.53%, 76%), with the version Henry becoming somewhat outmoded. (2015 U.S. SSA Records)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Americo, Amerigo, Henry in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Henry outside U.S.

Similar Names

Suggested similar names are Aaric, Adrino (see Adrian), Aeric, Aerick, Aerric, Aerrick, Aerricko, Aric, Arick, Aries, Arik, Ario, Aris, Arius, Armino, Arreck, Arri, Arric, Arrick, Arrict (see Aric), Arrin, Arrio, Arris, Arrlo, Arryo, Arsino and Errico. Like Arrigo, these names are not frequently used.

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