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) Celce, Celsi, ..
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, 2014)