What does Celso mean?
Celso [cel-so] as a boys' name is of Italian and Latin origin, and the meaning of Celso is "high, lofty". As in "Gloria in Excelsis Deo". Also a part of words for sky, like "ciel" (French) and "coelum" (Latin).
(male) Celco, Celmo, ..
(female) Celo, Celsi, .. Middle name pairings:
Celso Cedric (C.C.), ..
How popular is Celso?
Celso is an uncommon first name for men but a somewhat popular surname for all people (#76465 out of 150436, Top 51%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Charted below is the birth name history of Celso for boys. Celso entered the list in 1950-1959 and reached its highest rank of #1926 in the U.S. in the year 1991, but is not found in the list currently. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)
Similar NamesSuggested similar names are Cedro, Celesto, Celio, Cleo▼ and Colson. These names tend to be more frequently used than Celso.See names in meaning and etymology.