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Theo Meaning


What does Theo mean?

The name Theo is of Greek origin.

The meaning of Theo is "G-d's gift".

It is also of French origin, where its meaning is "gift of G-d".

Theo is generally used as a boy's name.

It consists of 4 letters and 2 syllables and is pronounced Thee-oh.

The Given Name Theo

Theo is quite a luminous name and a welcome find.

A name fit for a child full of a positive vibe and spirit, a little pioneer.

Theo has no variant spellings.

Some famous bearers of this name include: Theo de Jong, Theo de Meester, and Theo Heemskerk.

Theo Popularity

In the U.S. in 2018, it ranked 243 in baby name popularity for boys with 1,541 occurrences. It ranked 13,578 in baby name popularity for girls with 7 occurrences.

In contrast, the year before it ranked 290 in baby name popularity for boys with 1,229 occurrences. It ranked 13,936 in baby name popularity for girls with 7 occurrences.

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

Theo Related Names

Famous Theos

  • Theo de Jong ~ Soccer Player
  • Theo de Meester ~ Dutch Prime Minister (1905-1908)
  • Theo Heemskerk ~ Dutch Prime Minister (1908-1913)
  • Theo James ~ Actor
  • Theo van Lynden van Sandenburg ~ Dutch Prime Minister (1879-1883)

Theo Numerology

What will your new littleTheo be like?

It may all be in the numbers.

The numbers that make up your child's name.

Numerology may give you some insight.

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Theo Name Fun

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

Then just follow the diagram below.

Be creative with the name Theo.

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