Meaning and name origin
Emelio \e-me-lio\ as a boy's name is of Latin origin, and the meaning of Emelio is "rival; laborious; eager". Emelio is a variant of Emil (Latin): from the old Roman surname Aemilius, probably from aemulus (see Emily). Not often used as a baby name.
Emelio is not a popular first name for males and an equally uncommon surname or last name for all people (Source: 2000 U.S. Population Census).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the boy name Emelio and its variant forms. Popular variation forms ranked in the Top 1000/100 are Emilio (#280) and Emil. (Source: 2014 Birth Name Statistics).