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pinWhat does Othello mean?

Othello /oth-el-lo/ as a boys' name. Othello's name origin is Old German, and Othello means "wealth". Othello is a version of Otto (Old German) with the prefix Oth-.


Othello has 1 alternative form via Otto: Otho.

Kreatif forms: Otheldo, Othelle. [more]

pinHow popular is Othello?

Othello is an uncommon first name for men. Othello is an equivalently unique surname too for both adults and children. (2000 U.S. Census)

Prominent related forms of Othello (not ranked) listed in the Top 1000 are Otto (#627 from current records) and Otho. These forms of Othello were favored as baby names during 1880-1889 (usage of 0.777%) and are now significantly less common (usage 0.187%, 76% less). Below is a graphed comparison of the popularity of Othello and related names. (2014 Birth Statistics)

Top 1000 baby names ranking of Otho, Otto in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Otto outside U.S.

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Recommended similar baby names are Capello, Fidello, Odell, Onjello, Orvell, Orvelle, Oswell, Otildo, Ottildo, Rafello, Raphello and Ronello. These names tend to be more frequently used than Othello.