Gender Masculine
Pronounced Pron. dee-O-goo(European Portuguese) jee-O-goo(Brazilian Portuguese)  [key·IPA]

Meaning & History

Portuguese form of Diego. This name was borne by the 15th-century Portuguese explorer Diogo Cão.

Related Names

VariantsTiago(Portuguese) Thiago(Portuguese (Brazilian))
Other Languages & CulturesXanti(Basque) Dídac(Catalan) Santiago(English) Diego(Italian) Didacus(Medieval Spanish) Santiago, Diego, Santi(Spanish)
Surname DescendantDias(Portuguese)


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Entry updated November 16, 2019