What does Horatio mean?
Affiliated boy name: Horace.
(male) Haratio, Hartio, ..
(female) Horasia, Horsia, .. Middle name pairings:
Horatio Steve (H.S.), ..
How popular is Horatio?
Horatio is a rare given name for men and an equivalently rare surname too for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Horatio was first listed in 1880-1889 and reached its highest position of #857 in the U.S. then, but is not in the list currently. (Top Baby Names, 2015)
Which version is better?with similar and related boy names. The only other prominent related form of Horatio is Horace. Adoption of these forms of Horatio reached its apex a century ago (adoption of 0.2%), but now, the version Horace has become somewhat outmoded.
Horatio is alike in pronunciation to Horacio. Other suggested similar names are Franio, Heladio, Helario, Heraclio, Heraldo, Hilario, Horatius, Horaz, Horslie (see Horsley), Horst, Horten, Horton, Lotario, Morio, Oratio, Orazio, Rosario▼, Torio and Torrio (see Torio). These names tend to be more frequently used than Horatio.