What does Gino mean?
Gino /gi-no/ as a boys' name is pronounced JEE-no. It is of Italian origin. Short form of Ambrogino (Greek) "ever-living" or Luigino or Eugenio, from Eugene (Greek) "noble aristocrat". Also a pet form of Giacomo.
Gino▼ has 24 more related forms via Eugene, Giacomo: Efigenio, Efigenios, Efigenius, Ephigenio, Ephigenios, Eugen, Eugenio▼, Eugenios, Eugenius, Eugeniusz, Evgeni, Evgeny, Evgueni, Evguenni, Gene▼, Ifigenio, Ifigenios, Iphigenios, Iphigenius, Jacopo, Lapo, Owen▲, Yevgeni and Yevgeny.Kreatif forms: Gibno, Giyn. [more]
How popular is Gino?
Gino is a somewhat prominent first name for males (#927 out of 1220, Top 76%) and also a somewhat prominent surname for all people (#75466 out of 150436, Top 50%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Presented below is the birth name popularity of Gino for boys. Gino was first listed in 1900-1909 and reached its apex rank of #635 in the U.S. in 1992, and is at #942 presently. (Top 1000 Birth Names Records, 2014)
Shown below is a comparison of the popularity of the boy name Gino and related names. Prominent alternative forms of Gino (#942 2 years ago) are Eugene (#790 2 years ago), Eugenio, Gene and Owen (#36). Other forms, like Evguenni, are uncommon. Usage of these forms of Gino reached its peak during 1920-1929 (average #380) and is now much lower (#753, ▼60.2%). Owen is the continual favorite, while Eugene, Eugenio, Gene and Gino have lost favor. (Top 1000 Birth Names Records, 2014)
Gino▼ is pronounced similarly to Genio and Jano. Other recommended similar baby names are Dino▼, Gaine, Gian, Guinn, Gun, Gunn, Gwin, Gwinn, Lino, Pino, Tino and Zino. These names tend to be less frequently used than Gino.