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What does Celso mean?

Celso Pronunciation of Celso 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).

ASSOCIATED WITH Ce-, high (great), sky (heaven)


VARIANTS Celsius, Celsus

(male) Celco, ..

(female) Celo, ..

Celso Raylan (C.R.), ..

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)

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)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Celso name in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Suggested similar-sounding names are Cedro, Celesto, Celio, Cleo and Colson. These names tend to be more frequently used than Celso.

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