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Placido Meaning


What does Placido mean?

The name Placido is of Spanish origin.

The meaning of Placido is "serene".

It is also of Italian and Portuguese origin, where its meaning is "calm, placid".

Placido is generally used as a boy's name.

It consists of 7 letters and 3 syllables and is pronounced Pla-ci-do.

The Given Name Placido

Placido is a form of Placidus. See Placidus for further details.

Placido is quite a sweet name and a welcome find.

An auspicious name, it is one that will be admired.

Placido is unique yet compelling due to its daring and simple nature.

Some famous bearers of this name include: Placido Domingo, and Placido Riccardi.

Placido Popularity

In the U.S. in 2018, it ranked 13,522 in baby name popularity for boys with 5 occurrences. Less than 5 girls were given the name.

In contrast, the year before less than 5 boys were given the name. Less than 5 girls were given the name.

Want to see how Placido sizes up? How it compares to some other names? Then check out the Placido Name Popularity Page.

Placido Related Names

Placido is a form of Placidus.

Famous Placidos

  • Placido Domingo ~ Opera Musician
  • Placido Riccardi ~ Saint

Placido Numerology

What will your new littlePlacido be like?

It may all be in the numbers.

The numbers that make up your child's name.

Numerology may give you some insight.

Children named Placido are often tender and cooperative but most of all they are read more >>

Placido Name Fun

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

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Placido.

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