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What does Primo mean?

Primo Pronunciation of Primo [pri-mo] as a boys' name is of Italian origin, and the meaning of Primo is "first". From the word "primus". The name may refer to the pride of a firstborn son. Author Primo Levi.


Primo has 3 variants: Preemo, Premo and Prime.

Creative forms:
(male) Parrmo, Permo, ..

(female) Prido, Prile, ..

Middle name pairings:
Primo Arham (P.A.), ..

How popular is Primo?

Primo is an uncommonly occurring given name for men but a very prominent surname for all people (#26016 out of 150436, Top 17%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Primo entered the list in 1910-1919 and reached its peak position of #1799 in the U.S. in the 1910s, but is not ranked currently. (Top Baby Names, 2015)

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

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

Similar Names

Recommended names are Kimo, Marimo, Philo, Pino, Pio, Pipo, Price, Prinz, Prior and Timo. Like Primo, these names are not frequently used.

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