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Origin & Meaning

The name Flavio is of Italian origin.

The meaning of Flavio is "yellow hair".  

It is also of Portuguse origin, where its meaning is "yellow, golden" and Spanish origin, where its meaning is "yellow, golden ".


In the U.S. in 2014, it ranked 3699 in baby name popularity for boys with 28 occurrences.    Less than 5 girls were given the name. 

View the Flavio Name Popularity Page to see how the popularity trend for Flavio has changed since 1880, or to compare the popularity of Flavio to other names.


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Flavio is a form of the name Flavia.

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Italian children normally receive one or two given names.

Italian babies are frequently named after family members, Roman Catholic saints including local patron saints and other biblical figures. Traditionally, the first born son was named after the father's father, the first daughter after the father's mother, the second son after the mother's father, and the second daughter after the mother's mother. Some Italians still follow this custom today.

Many Italian male given names end in -o or -e while female names often end in -a and -e.

Nicknames may be formed for almost any name by adding a variety of suffexes including -ino/-ina, -etto/-etta, -ello/-ella, -uccio/-uccia, -uzzo/-uzza. These endings can the be used for example to turn Paola to Paoletta and Donato into Donatello.