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Cairo meaning and name origin
Cairo \ca(i)-ro\ as a boy's name is pronounced KIE-ro. It is of Arabic origin, and the meaning of Cairo is "victorious". Place name: the name of the capital of Egypt, derived from "al Qahir", the Arabic name of the planet Mars.
Cairo is also pronounced similarly to Cary and Chiro. Other suggested similar baby names are Caio, Caird, Cairn, Carr, Chairo, Charro, Ciro, Hairo and Jairo.
Popularity of Cairo
Cairo is not a popular first name for males but a very popular surname or last name for all people (#21008 out of 88799) (2000 U.S. Census).
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