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What does Nardo mean?

Nardo Pronunciation of Nardo [nar-do] as a boys' name is pronounced NAR-doh. It is of Italian origin, and the meaning of Nardo is "strong, hardy". Short form of names like Bernado and Leonardo.

Associated with: strong.


Creative forms:
(male) Nado, Narno, ..

(female) Nardia, Narta, ..

Middle name pairings:
Nardo Van (N.V.), ..

How popular is Nardo?

Nardo is an uncommonly occurring given name for males but a very prominent surname for both adults and children (#27176 out of 150436, Top 18%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Which version is better?

with similar and related boy names. Leonardo (#103 in recent rankings) is the only prominent varying form of Nardo (outside Top 2000). Adoption of this relation of Nardo is at its apex presently (adoption of 0.2%). (Top Baby Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Leonardo in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Recommended names are Bardo, Duardo, Ferdo, Lando, Laredo, Murdo, Naldo, Nando, Nandy, Naren, Nereo and Waldo. These names tend to be more frequently used than Nardo.

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