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What does Russo mean?

Russo Pronunciation of Russo [rus-so] as a name for boys has its root in Old French, and Russo means "little red-haired one". Russo is an alternate form of Rousseau (Old French): related to Russell.

Associated with: little, red.


Creative forms:
(male) Raso, Riso, ..

(female) Russa, Russe, ..

Middle name pairings:
Russo Kurtis (R.K.), ..

How popular is Russo?

Russo is a rare given name for men but a very popular last name for both adults and children (#645 out of 150436, Top 1%). (2000 U.S. Demographics)

Russo has not been listed in the list thus far. (Top Baby Names, 2015)

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

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

Similar Names

Russo is alike in pronunciation to Reizo. Other recommended names are Rosco, Ross, Rosse, Rubio, Rush, Russ, Russel, Russton, Ruston, Rusty and Tasso. These names tend to be more commonly used than Russo.

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