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What does Fargo mean?

Fargo Pronunciation of Fargo [far-go] as a boys' name. William George Fargo was one of the original founders of Wells Fargo, a shipping company in the West, that dominated banking in the gold rush camps for a time. Fargo later became president of the American Express company. Fargo, North Dakota, was named for him.

Associated with: gold.


Creative forms:
(male) Fago, Fergo, ..

(female) Farca, Fari, ..

Middle name pairings:
Fargo Benny (F.B.), ..

How popular is Fargo?

Fargo is an unusual given name for males but a very prominent last name for both adults and children (#13005 out of 150436, Top 9%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Fargo has not been listed in the list thus far. (Top Baby Names, 2015)

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

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

Similar Names

Recommended names are Dago, Fabio, Falco, Farag, Faraj, Fares, Farid, Farin, Faris, Farlow, Farly, Faro, Faron, Farooq, Farr, Farron, Faruq, Favio, Ferdo, Iago, Jago, Largo and Yago. Like Fargo, these names are not frequently used.