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What does Hieronimo mean?

Hieronimo Pronunciation of Hieronimo [hi-eron-i-mo] as a boys' name has its root in Greek, and the meaning of the name Hieronimo is "sacred name". Hieronimo is a version of Geronimo (Italian, Greek): transcription of Jerome. See also Chairo.

Associated with: greek.


Hieronimo has 6 variants: Herinomos, Heronimo, Hieronimos, Hieronimus, Hieronymos and Hieronymus.

3 more different relations via Geronimo, Jerome: Hierome, Hieronim and Jeronimo.

Creative forms:


Middle name pairings:
Hieronimo Elon (H.E.), ..

How popular is Hieronimo?

Hieronimo is an unusual given name for males. Hieronimo is an uncommon surname too for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Which version is better?

with its source forms and related boy names. Prominent related forms of Hieronimo (not ranked) are Geronimo, Jerome (#838 last year) and Jeronimo. Other variants, like Hieronimus, are seldom used. These relations of Hieronimo reached the top of their popularity during the years 1930-1939 (usage of 0.18%) and are now much less conventional (usage 0.01%, down 92.1%), with the version Jerome becoming less stylish. (Top Baby Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Geronimo, Jerome, Jeronimo in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Recommended names are Harmonio, Hermilo, Herminio, Hieremias, Hilorio, Hipolito, Hirom and Jeromo. These names tend to be more commonly used than Hieronimo.

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