Portuguese: habitational name from any of numerous places named with Portuguese merlo ‘blackbird’ (Latin merulus).
What is Melo short for name?
Melo Anthony or Carmelo Anthony (born 1984), American basketball player.
Is Melo a boy or a girl?
Baby Name: Melo
What kind of name is Melo?
The Portuguese surname Melo, is of toponymic origin, deriving from a place name where the original bearer resided or held land. The original name of the family’s ancestral town was Merlo, which is an archaic form of “melro,” the Portuguese word for “blackbird.” The surname Melo thus means “one who hailed from Melo.”
Is Melo a name?
Melo is a Portuguese surname. Variants include Mello, de Melo or de Mello, D’Melo or D’Mello, De Melo and De Mello. People with the surname include: Andrés Granier Melo (born 1948), Mexican Governor of Tabasco.
How common is the name Melo?
How common is the name Melo for a baby born in 2020? Melo was the 2868th most popular boys name. In 2020 there were only 41 baby boys named Melo. 1 out of every 44,669 baby boys born in 2020 are named Melo.
What does Milo mean name?
Milo is likely derived from multiple sources. In Slavic languages, the root mil- means “dear” or “beloved,” and the name may have come from a Latinized form of this root. However, some believe the name is related to the Latin word “miles,” meaning “soldier,” or even the ancient Greek word “milos” for “yew-flower”.