What does Lucio mean?
Lucio [lu-cio] as a boys' name is of Latin and Greek derivation, and the meaning of Lucio is "light; from Lucanus". Lucio is a variant form, with the suffix -o, of Lucian (Latin): transcription of Lucius. Lucio is also a variant of Luke (Greek).
(male) Lecio, Luncio, ..
(female) Luciole, Luciore, ..
How popular is Lucio?
Lucio is a somewhat prominent first name for males (#873 out of 1220, Top 72%) and an even more prominent last name for all people (#4299 out of 150436, Top 3%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)
Shown below is the baby name history of Lucio for boys. Lucio entered the list in 1900-1909 and reached its top position of #1143 in the U.S. in 1994, and is presently at #1773. (Top Baby Names, 2014)
Below is a graphed analysis of the statistics of the boy name Lucio and affiliated names. Popular varying forms of Lucio (#1773 last year) are Lucas (#19 last year), Luke (#28), Lukas (#230), Luciano (#568), Lucian (#608), Lucien (#1220), Lucius (#1385), Luc (#1742) and Lucky. Other forms, like Luck, are uncommon. Adoption of these forms of Lucio is at its highest today (adoption of 1.3%), except for the form Lucius which has fallen out of fashion. The trendier baby names in this list are Lucas, Luke, Lukas, Luciano and Lucian.
Lucio is alike in pronunciation to Lacey, Lacie and Lacy▼. Other recommended names are Alucio, Curcio, Dacio, Decio, Julio, Junio, Lacko, Licio, Lidio, Luano, Lucan, Luce, Lucho, Ludo, Luis, Luiz, Lydio, Nuncio, Rocio and Rubio. These names tend to be less commonly used than Lucio.