Meaning and name origin
Osvaldo \o-sval-do, os-va-ldo\ as a boy's name is of Old German origin, and the meaning of Osvaldo is "God's power". Osvaldo is a variant of Oswald (Old German): may derive from a different German phrase, meaning "man from the south woods".
Osvaldo is a somewhat popular first name for males (#894 out of 1220, Top 73%) and also a somewhat popular surname or last name for all people (#80217 out of 88799, Top 90%) (2000 U.S. Census).
Displayed below is the baby name popularity of the name Osvaldo for boys. Osvaldo reached its highest rank of #410 in the U.S. in 2004. (2014 statistics).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the boy name Osvaldo and its source form. Popular variation forms ranked in the Top 1000/100 are Osvaldo (#989) and Oswald. (2014 statistics).