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What does Armando mean?

Armando Pronunciation of Armando as a name for boys has its root in Old German, and Armando means "soldier". Armando is a Spanish form of Armand (French, Old German): respelling of Herman. See also Arman


ASSOCIATED WITH soldier (warrior)


VARIANTS Ormondo, Armondo

RELATIONS VIA ARMAND, HERMAN Almando, Arman, Armande, Armani, Armin, Armino, Armon, Armond, Armonde, Ermanno, Ermano, Ormond, Ormonde



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How popular is Armando?

Armando is a very popular first name for males (#258 out of 1220, Top 21%) and also a very popular surname for both adults and children (#37591 out of 150436, Top 25%). (2000 U.S. CENSUS)

Armando was first listed in 1900-1909 and reached its highest rank of #205 in the U.S. in the year 1997, and is at #474 currently. (TOP 2000 NAMES, 2018)

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

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

Which version is better?

Prominent alternative forms of Armando (#474 A YEAR AGO) are Armani (#463), Armon (#1489), Arman (#1577), Armand, Armin, Armond, Herman and Ormond. Other forms, like Armande, are uncommon. Adoption of these forms of Armando reached its apex 118 years ago (ADOPTION OF 0.4%) and has become significantly diminished since (ADOPTION 0.1%, 79.6% LESS), with versions like Herman becoming somewhat dated. Armando has generally been preferred by parents, although Armani appears to be gaining popularity too.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Armando, Arman, Armand, Armani, Armin in U.S.

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Armon, Armond, Herman, Ormond in U.S.

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

Similar Names

Recommended sound-alike names are Abundo, Aciano, Adriano, Ahmaad, Ahmad, Aidano, Aimond (see Aimon), Aland, Alano, Alanso, Alanzo, Albano, Alcado, Almanzo, Amad, Amadeo, Amado, Amador, Amahd, Amalio, Aman, Amando, Amani, Amato, Araldo, Aran, Arand, Arcadio, Arcenio, Arcinio, Arend, Argento, Arian, Arkadi, Arkady, Arlan, Arland, Arlando, Armahni, Armante (see Arman), Armen, Arminlo (see Armin), Armoni, Arnald, Arnaldo, Arnan, Arnaud, Arnd, Arndt, Arno, Arnoldo, Aroldo, Arpad, Arran, Arsanio (see Arsenio), Arsenio, Arseno (see Arsenio), Arsenyo, Arsinio (see Arsenio), Arsino, Arvad, Arvind, Ayman, Brando, Edmondo, Edmundo, Fernando, Grimaldo, Hernando, Lando, Nando, Normando, Orlando, Orlondo and Ormand. These names tend to be less commonly used than Armando.

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