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pinWhat does Ernesto mean?

Ernesto /ern-esto/ as a name for boys is of Old German origin, and the meaning of Ernesto is "serious business; battle to the death". Ernesto is a Spanish form of Ernest (Old German): from the word eornost.


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Ernesto has 8 relations via Ernest: Earnest, Ern, Ernestine, Ernestus, Erneszt, Ernie, Erno and Ernst.

Kreatif forms: Ecnesto, Elnesto, Ennesto. [more]

pinHow popular is Ernesto?

Ernesto is a very popular first name for males (#335 out of 1220, Top 27%) and a slightly less popular surname for both adults and children (#84631 out of 150436, Top 56%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Presented below is the baby name popularity of Ernesto for boys. Ernesto was first listed in 1900-1909 and reached its apex rank of #307 in the U.S. during the years 1980-1989, and is at #651 presently. (Top 1000 Birth Names Records, 2014)

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Ernesto name in U.S.

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

Shown below is a comparison of the popularity of Ernesto and corresponding names. Prominent varying forms of Ernesto (#651 2 years ago) are Ernest (#880 2 years ago), Ernst, Earnest and Ernie. Other variants, like Ern, are seldom used. These forms of Ernesto were at the apex of their popularity during 1940-1949 (average #411) and are now significantly less common (#906, 84.1%), with the forms Ernest, Ernie, Ernst and Earnest becoming less fashionable. Ernesto has been the most prominent. (Top 1000 Birth Names Records, 2014)

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Ernesto, Earnest, Ernest, Ernie, Ernst in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Ernesto and related baby names outside U.S.

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