What does Marcelo mean?
(male) Macelo, Marcelon, ..
(female) Marrel, Marsla, .. Middle name pairings:
Marcelo Tevin (M.T.), ..
How popular is Marcelo?
Marcelo is a somewhat prominent first name for males (#946 out of 1220, Top 78%) and an even more prominent surname for both adults and children (#16616 out of 150436, Top 11%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Marcelo was first listed in 1920-1929 and reached its peak position of #741 in the U.S. in 2014, and is currently at #760. (Top Baby Names, 2015)
Which version is better?with its source form and related boy names. Prominent alternative forms of Marcelo (#760 from recent data) are Marcel (#773 from recent data), Marcell, Marcello (#1186) and Marcellus (#1245). These forms of Marcelo are at the peak of their popularity today (average #1192). Marcel is the longstanding favorite, though Marcelo is currently ranked higher.
Similar NamesSuggested similar names are Aurelo, Carlo, Carmello, Carmelo▲, Darcel, Darcell, Ercolo (see Ercole), Harlo, Karlo, Karmello, Karmelo, Maceo, Macerio, Macey, Madteo, Malcolm, Mandel, Mandell, Manollo, Manolo, Mansel, Mansell, Manuel▼, Manuelo, Manvel, Marc▼, Marcas, March, Marchall, Marcio, Marco, Marcos, Mardel, Marden, Marek, Mareo, Mariano, Marimo, Marino, Markel, Markell, Markese, Markess, Markey, Marko, Marlen, Marley▲, Marlon, Marlow, Marmeon (see Marmion), Marmer, Maro, Marquel, Marsean, Marshell, Martel, Martell, Marten, Martino, Marve, Marvel, Marvell, Marven, Marzell, Marzo, Mateo▲, Matteo▲, Maurell, Maxwell▲, Mercer, Mircea, Morell, Moriel, Morrel and Morrell. These names tend to be less frequently used than Marcelo.See names in meaning and etymology.