Gonzalo

First Name
10k
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
592
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

What does the name Gonzalo mean? Find out below.

Origin and Meaning of Gonzalo

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  • A submission from Argentina says the name Gonzalo means "Hola" and is of English origin.
Other origins: Spanish

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Wiktionary

Purportedly derived from Old High German gundis- "war" combined with salve or salvo, which have various meanings. Other sources derive it from the Visigothic name meaning "battle genius" or "war elf."

  1. A male given name.
  2. A patronymic surname​.

Notable Persons Named Gonzalo

Gonzalo Higuaín is a soccer player for the S.S.C. Napoli, Club Atlético River Plate, Real Madrid C.F., Argentina national under-23 football team, and Argentina national football team. Gonzalo was born on December 10th, 1987 in Brest, France. Gonzalo is also known as Higuaín and Gonzalo Gerardo.

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Gonzalo Curiel is a Judge of the United States District Court for the Southern District of California and Judge of theUnited States District Court for the Southern District of California. Gonzalo was born in 1953 in East Chicago, Indiana.

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Gonzalo Castro is a soccer player for the Borussia Dortmund, Bayer 04 Leverkusen, Germany national under-21 football team, and Germany national football team. Gonzalo was born on June 11th, 1987 in Wuppertal.

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Gonzalo Rodríguez is a soccer player for the ACF Fiorentina, San Lorenzo de Almagro, Villarreal CF, and Argentina national football team. Gonzalo was born on April 10th, 1984 in Buenos Aires.

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Gonzalo Sánchez de Lozada is a president. His most notable accomplishments were from 2002 to 2003. Gonzalo was born on July 1st, 1930 in La Paz.

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Gonzalo Jara is a soccer player for the Club Universidad de Chile, Huachipato, Colo-Colo, West Bromwich Albion F.C., Brighton & Hove Albion F.C., Nottingham Forest F.C., FSV Mainz 05, Chile national under-20 football team, and Chile national football team. Gonzalo was born on August 29th, 1985 in Hualpén, Chile.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Gonzalo

Julie Gonzalo is an actress. Her most notable accomplishments were from 2001 to present. Julie was given the name Julieta Susana Gonzalo on September 9th, 1981 in Buenos Aires.

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Gonzalo is a soccer player for the Hà Nội T&T F.C., Club Atlético Lanús, Club Atletico Los Andes, Defensa y Justicia, FC Porto, F.C. Marco, G.D. Chaves, and Portimonense S.C. Gonzalo was born on November 14th, 1984 in Córdoba, Argentina.

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He died in 1108.

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Eduardo was born on August 25th, 1983 in Mataró. Eduardo is also known as Gonzalo Ramírez and Eduardo.

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José María Aguirre Gonzalo was a civil engineer and businessman. José was born on August 12th, 1897 in San Sebastián, Spain. He breathed his last breath on April 7th, 1988.

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Diego Gonzalo is an athlete for the Arandina CF.

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How popular is the baby name Gonzalo in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1902 5 0 5
1908 5 0 5
1910 5 0 5
1911 5 0 5
1912 8 0 8
1913 5 0 5
1914 12 0 12
1915 12 0 12
1916 16 0 16
1917 17 0 17
1918 24 0 24
1919 21 0 21
1920 21 0 21
1921 20 0 20
1922 25 0 25
1923 46 0 46
1924 44 0 44
1925 47 0 47
1926 46 0 46
1927 60 0 60
1928 47 0 47
1929 53 0 53
1930 55 0 55
1931 47 0 47
1932 32 0 32
1933 49 0 49
1934 49 0 49
1935 48 0 48
1936 42 0 42
1937 31 0 31
1938 62 0 62
1939 27 0 27
1940 54 0 54
1941 30 0 30
1942 29 0 29
1943 31 0 31
1944 38 0 38
1945 52 0 52
1946 44 0 44
1947 52 0 52
1948 49 0 49
1949 52 0 52
1950 53 0 53
1951 50 0 50
1952 53 0 53
1953 73 0 73
1954 61 0 61
1955 50 0 50
1956 49 0 49
1957 66 0 66
1958 66 0 66
1959 63 0 63
1960 71 0 71
1961 60 0 60
1962 60 0 60
1963 63 0 63
1964 69 0 69
1965 67 0 67
1966 73 0 73
1967 64 0 64
1968 77 0 77
1969 60 0 60
1970 83 0 83
1971 84 0 84
1972 87 0 87
1973 95 0 95
1974 100 0 100
1975 91 0 91
1976 95 0 95
1977 92 0 92
1978 96 0 96
1979 94 0 94
1980 123 0 123
1981 131 0 131
1982 126 0 126
1983 95 0 95
1984 134 0 134
1985 127 0 127
1986 134 0 134
1987 126 0 126
1988 144 0 144
1989 157 0 157
1990 174 0 174
1991 184 0 184
1992 199 0 199
1993 199 0 199
1994 207 0 207
1995 186 0 186
1996 185 0 185
1997 202 0 202
1998 160 0 160
1999 178 0 178
2000 254 0 254
2001 213 0 213
2002 242 0 242
2003 207 0 207
2004 206 0 206
2005 216 0 216
2006 207 0 207
2007 205 0 205
2008 167 0 167
2009 172 0 172
2010 146 0 146
2011 148 0 148
2012 137 0 137
2013 146 0 146
2014 148 0 148
2015 168 0 168
2016 136 0 136
2017 121 0 121
* Years where the name was given to 5 or fewer babies will show zero to respect privacy.

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International Interest for Gonzalo

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Popularity in the US

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Popularity of Gonzalo as a first name

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Popularity of Gonzalo as a last name

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Common last names for Gonzalo

  • Gonzalez
  • Garcia
  • Rodriguez
  • Hernandez
  • Martinez
  • Lopez
  • Ramirez
  • Gonzales
  • Rivera
  • Diaz
  • Sanchez
  • Torres
  • Morales
  • Fernandez
  • Cruz
  • Garza
  • Delgado

Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Gonzalo U.S.
  White 13.34% 64.26%
  African American 0.00% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 21.96% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 1.86% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 62.50% 16.26%

Of Last Name Gonzalo

People with the last name Gonzalo are most frequently White, Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander, or Hispanic or Latino

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Fun Facts about the name Gonzalo

  • How Popular is the name Gonzalo? Gonzalo is the 2,509th most popular name of all time. As a last name Gonzalo was the 37,591st most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Gonzalo have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 9,992 babies born with the first name Gonzalo in the United States. That's more than enough people named Gonzalo to occupy the country of Saint Barth with an estimated population of 8,902 (as of January 1, 2009).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Gonzalo? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1902 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Gonzalo first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Gonzalo is Thursday, April 28th, 1864.
  • What year had the most people named Gonzalo born? The highest recorded use of the first name Gonzalo was in 2000 with a total of 254 babies.
  • Random Gonzalo Factoid: According to the 1991 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Gonzalo is not a popular baby boy's name in California. Imagine that, only 103 babies in California have the same name as you in 1991.
  • Weird things about the name Gonzalo: Your name in reverse order is Olaznog. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Laonzog. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Gonzalo? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 592 people with the last name Gonzalo.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Gonzalo? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Gonzalo as their last name since less than 1 person in 500k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

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  • U.S. Census Bureau: Frequently Occurring Surnames from the Census 2000 (public domain).
  • U.S. Social Security Administration: Popular Baby Names, Death Master File (public domain).
  • Wiktionary: Titles and License.
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