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What does Pelayo mean?

Pelayo Pronunciation of Pelayo [pelayo] as a name for boys has its root in Greek, and the name Pelayo means "of the sea". Pelayo is a version of Pelagios (Greek).

Associated with: greek, sea.


Creative forms:
(male) Polayo, ..

(female) Pelar, Pely, ..

Middle name pairings:
Pelayo Casey (P.C.), ..

How popular is Pelayo?

Pelayo is an uncommonly occurring first name for men but a very prominent surname for all people (#5295 out of 150436, Top 4%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Pelayo has not been recorded in the list so far. (Top 2000 Names, 2015)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Pelayo name in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Pelayo is pronounced similarly to Paley and Peleh. Other recommended names are Cayo, Chayo, Delano, Helado (see Heladio), Mayo, Paavo, Paco, Paladio, Palomo, Peak, Peal, Peale, Peall, Pears, Pedael (see Pedahel), Pedayel, Pedrio (see Pedro), Pedro, Pekelo, Pelham, Pelike (see Felix), Pell, Pellam, Penley, Penly, Pepito, Percy, Perkyn, Perry, Pesach, Petar, Phelan, Pilipo (see Philip), Placyd (see Placido), Placydo (see Placido), Plato, Platon, Platt, Platya, Pluto and Teyo. These names tend to be more commonly used than Pelayo.

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