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What does Faro mean?

Faro Pronunciation of Faro [faro] as a name for boys is an Old English name, and the name Faro means "handsome servant". Faro is an alternate form of Faron (Old English): from faeger hine.

Associated with: old english, handsome, servant.


4 alternative forms via Faron: Farin, Farren, Farrin and Farron.

Creative forms:
(male) Faer, Farro, ..

(female) Fado, Fati, ..

Middle name pairings:
Faro Donnie (F.D.), ..

How popular is Faro?

Faro is an uncommon first name for men but a very popular surname for all people (#26493 out of 150436, Top 18%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related boy names. Faron is the only prominent alternative form of Faro (unlisted). Adoption of this form of Faro was at its most widespread in the 1960s. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Faron in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Faro is pronounced similarly to Feri. Other suggested similar names are Aaro, Cairo, Ciro, Claro, Darro, Eero, Fabe, Fabio, Fabre, Fabron, Fadi, Fadl, Fahd, Fain, Faiz, Fajr, Falco, Falk, Fane, Farag, Faraj, Fares, Fargo, Farid, Faris, Farlow, Farly, Farold, Farooq, Farouk, Farr, Faruq, Favio, Faxon, Fay, Faye, Ferd, Ferdo, Fico, Fido, Firoz, Ford, Fry, Hairo, Hiro, Jairo, Jiro, Maro, Mauro, Oro, Taro, Tauro, Toro and Zero. These names tend to be more commonly used than Faro.

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