What does Pepito mean?
Pepito /pepi-to/ [3 sylls.] as a boys' name. Pepito's name origins are Spanish and Hebrew, and the name Pepito means "Jehovah increases". Pepito is a variant transcription of Jose (Spanish, Hebrew): transcription of Joseph. Compare surname Pepiot.
Pepito has 41 different forms via Jose, Joseph: Che, Giuseppe▼, Giuseppino, Iosef, Iosep, Iosif, Iosip, Jessop, Jessup, Jo, Jodi, Jodie▼, Jody▼, Joey▼, Joop, Joos, Josef▼, Joseito, Joselito, Josep, Josephe, Josephus, Josif, Josip, Joss, Josue▲, Joszef, Jozef, Osip, Pepe, Peppi, Pino, Pipo, Sepp, Seppi, Yousef▲, Yusif, Yussuf, Yusuf▲, Yusup and Yuszef.Kreatif forms: Pepipo, Popito, Prepito. [more]
How popular is Pepito?
Pepito is a rare first name for men but a very popular last name for both adults and children (#66274 out of 150436, Top 44%). (2000 U.S. Census)
Below is a charted comparison of the usage of Pepito and affiliated names. Popular related forms of Pepito (outside Top 1000) are Giuseppe, Jodie, Jody, Joey (#686 the previous year), Jose (#76), Josef, Joseph (#20), Josephus, Josue (#269), Yousef (#766) and Yusuf (#589). These boy names reached the top of their popularity during 1970-1979 (usage of 0.4017%) and are somewhat less popular today (usage 0.3267%, down 18.7%), with the forms Giuseppe, Jodie, Jody, Joey and Josef becoming somewhat outmoded. Josue (#269), Yousef (#766) and Yusuf (#589) are three of the more contemporarily stylish names for newborns among these. (Top 1000 Birth Names Statistics, 2014)