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Orlando Meaning


What does Orlando mean?

The name Orlando is of German and Italian origin.

The meaning of Orlando is "famous land".

It is also of Spanish origin, where its meaning is "famous".

Orlando is generally used as a boy's name.

It consists of 7 letters and 3 syllables and is pronounced Or-lan-do.

The Given Name Orlando

Orlando is a form of Roland. See Roland for further details.

Orlando is good for parents who want a name that is delightful and valiant.

Want to make this name more unique? Try spell it backwards.

Although often used, your classic little Orlando, is sure to make it all his own.

Orlando falls into the place name category.

Some famous bearers of this name include: Orlando Bloom, Orlando Cepeda, and Orlando Engelaar.

Orlando Popularity

In the U.S. in 2018, it ranked 666 in baby name popularity for boys with 378 occurrences. Less than 5 girls were given the name.

In contrast, the year before it ranked 654 in baby name popularity for boys with 391 occurrences. Less than 5 girls were given the name.

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

Orlando Related Names

Orlando is a form of Roland.

The name Orlanda is a form of Orlando.

Famous Orlandos

  • Orlando Bloom ~ Actor
  • Orlando Cepeda ~ Baseball Player
  • Orlando Engelaar ~ Soccer Player
  • Orlando of Medicis ~ Saint

Orlando Numerology

Destiny Number, Life Path Number, Soul Urge and Personality Number. These Numerological numbers may tell your child's story. Take a look at the Numerology Of Orlando.

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Orlando Name Fun

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

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Orlando.

Just for fun, see the name Orlando 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 Orlando in Nautical Flags page.