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Rio Meaning


What does Rio mean?

The name Rio is of Spanish origin.

The meaning of Rio is "river".

It is also of English origin, where its meaning is "brook, stream".

Rio is used as both a boys and girls name.

It consists of 3 letters and 1 syllable and is pronounced Rio.

The Given Name Rio

Rio is a form of Ria. See Ria for further details.

Rio is a name with authenticness.

Simple yet mesmerizing, the name is a great blend of character and flair.

A creative name, that may be just right for you.

Rio falls into the name categories place, water.

Rio Popularity

In the U.S. in 2018, it ranked 2,364 in baby name popularity for girls with 77 occurrences. It ranked 1,134 in baby name popularity for boys with 169 occurrences.

In contrast, the year before it ranked 3,222 in baby name popularity for girls with 50 occurrences. It ranked 1,351 in baby name popularity for boys with 132 occurrences.

The trend's your friend. See how Rio has changed in popularity since 1880 by visiting the Rio Name Popularity Page.

Rio Related Names

Rio is a form of Ria.

Famous Rios

    Rio Numerology

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    Then take a look at the Numerological Report For Rio.

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    Rio Name Fun

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

    Then just follow the diagram below.

    Be creative with the name Rio.

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