VASCO
GENDER: Masculine
PRONOUNCED: BAHS-ko (Spanish), VASH-koo (Portuguese)   [key]
Meaning & History
From the medieval Spanish name Velasco which possibly meant "crow" in Basque. A famous bearer was the 15th-century Portuguese explorer Vasco da Gama, the first person to sail from Europe around Africa to India.
Related Names
OTHER LANGUAGES: Velasco (Medieval Spanish)