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Gender Masculine
Usage French
Pronounced Pron. EEV
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Meaning & History

Medieval French form of IVO (1). This was the name of two French saints: an 11th-century bishop of Chartres and a 13th-century parish priest and lawyer, also known as Ivo of Kermartin, the patron saint of Brittany.

Related Names

DiminutiveYvon
Feminine FormsYvette, Yvonne
Other Languages & CulturesIvo(Ancient Germanic) Erwan, Erwann(Breton) Ivo(Czech) Ivo, Yvo(Dutch) Ivo(German) Ives(History) Ivo(Italian) Iwo(Polish) Ivo(Portuguese)

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Name Days

France: May 19

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