Meaning and name origin
Emilio \e-mi-lio\ as a boy's name is of Latin origin, and the meaning of Emilio is "rival; laborious; eager". Emilio is a variant of Emil (Latin): from the old Roman surname Aemilius, probably from aemulus (see Emily).
Emilio is a very popular first name for males (#490 out of 1220, Top 40%) and also a very popular surname or last name for all people (#35887 out of 88799, Top 40%) (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Emilio for boys. Emilio reached its highest rank of #274 in the U.S. in 2007. (2014 statistics).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the boy name Emilio and its variant forms. Popular variation forms ranked in the Top 1000/100 are Emilio (#280) and Emil. (2014 statistics).