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Horacio Meaning


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Origin & Meaning

The Portuguese, Spanish name Horacio is of Latin origin.

The meaning of Horacio is "Roman clan name, possibly hour, time, season".  


In the U.S. in 2014, it ranked 3377 in baby name popularity for boys with 32 occurrences.    Less than 5 girls were given the name. 

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


Horatius was an old Roman family name which was possibly derived from the Latin hora meaning "hour, time, season".


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Horacio is a Portuguese, Spanish form of the name Horatius.

Other Tidbits

Name Fun

Would you like to fingerspell the name Horacio in American Sign Language?

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Horacio.

Just for fun, see the name Horacio in Hieroglyphics, learn about ancient Egyptian Hieroglyphics and write a Hieroglyphic message.

Learn about nautical flags and see your name or message written in nautical flags, on the Horacio in Nautical Flags page.

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Last year this name was ranked as one of the top 1000 most popular names within its gender.

Keep in mind how popular a name is. Your child may feel that they fit in more with a more popular name. On the other hand, they may feel more special if their name is less popular and more uniquely their own. As you see it can go both ways, so just keep this point in mind as you examine the different possibilities.

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