What does Mo mean?
Mo [mo] as a name for boys (also used as girls' name Mo) is of Latin and Hebrew derivation, and the meaning of the name Mo is "dark-skinned, Moorish; savior". Mo is a version of Morris (Latin): anglicization of Maurice. Mo is also a form of Moses (Hebrew).
Mo has 1 variant: Moe.Creative forms:
(male) Me, Mod, ..
(female) Met, Mil, .. Middle name pairings:
Mo Kyron (M.K.), ..
How popular is Mo?
Mo is an uncommon first name for men but a very popular last name for both adults and children (#12112 out of 150436, Top 8%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Which version is better?with its source forms and related boy names. Moe, Morris (#1548 in recent rankings), Mose, Moses (#471), Moshe (#552) and Moss are the popular varying forms of Mo (not in Top 2000) ranked in the Top 2000. Usage of these relations of Mo was at its most widespread during 1900-1909 (usage of 0.26%) and has become significantly diminished since (usage 0.07%, ▼75.2%), with forms like Moses becoming less trendy. Moshe is the most chic boy name among these. (2015 Birth Statistics)