What does Fausto mean?
Fausto /faus-to/ [2 sylls.] as a boys' name is of Latin origin, and the name Fausto means "lucky, fortunate". Fausto is an alternate spelling, with the suffix -o, of Faust (Latin): from Roman faustus.
How popular is Fausto?
Fausto is a somewhat popular first name for men (#1132 out of 1220, Top 93%) and an even more popular last name for all people (#18407 out of 150436, Top 12%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Faustino is the only popular alternative form of Fausto (not ranked). Variants like Faustin are seldom used. Adoption of this boy name reached its peak during the years 1930-1939 (usage of 0.236%) and is now much less, with Faustino becoming less fashionable. Shown below is an analysis of the popularity of Fausto and associated names. (Top 1000 Baby Names Records, 2014)