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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Mico

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Webster's Unabridged Dictionary
noun Mi"co
A small South American monkey (Mico melanurus), allied to the marmoset. The name was originally applied to an albino variety.

Etymology: Sp. or Pg. mico


Spanish or Portuguese

  1. A small South American monkey (Mico melanurus), allied to the marmoset.

mico was also found in the following language(s): Catalan, Latin, Portuguese, and Spanish

Notable Persons Named Mico

Mićo Kuzmanović is a soccer player for the FK Drina Zvornik, FK Modriča, NK Zvijezda Gradačac, FK Jagodina, FK Borac Banja Luka, Bosnia, Herzegovina national under-19 football team, and Herzegovina national under-21 football team. Mićo was born on March 18th, 1996 in Doboj.


Mico was born on June 30th, 1954.


Mićo Vranješ is a soccer player for the FK Vojvodina, FK Mladost Bački Jarak, PFC CSKA Sofia, FC Elista, Pécsi MFC, Dyskobolia Grodzisk Wielkopolski, OFK Mladenovac, and Serbia national under-21 football team. Mićo was born on September 8th, 1975 in Novi Sad.


Mico was born on May 28th, 1979.


Mićo Smiljanić is a soccer player for the Soproni VSE, FK Mladost Apatin, FK Spartak Subotica, Diósgyőri VTK, F.C. Ironi Ashdod, MTK Budapest FC, Panionios F.C., and Budapest Honvéd FC. Mićo was born on September 4th, 1974 in Apatin.


Micó is an athlete for the UD Alzira.


Notable Persons With the Last Name Mico

Manu Micó is a soccer player for the Atlético Madrid, Novelda CF, Benidorm CF, Valencia CF Mestalla, R.E. Mouscron, Orihuela CF, Recreativo de Huelva, Ontinyent CF, Atlético Saguntino, Écija Balompié, UD Alzira, and CD Acero. Manu was born on July 18th, 1986 in Valencia, Spain. Manu is also known as Micó and Manu.


Micó is an athlete for the UD Alzira.


Eduard Miço is a sports team member for the KF Apolonia Fier.


Sara Micó is an athlete for the Valencia Féminas CF.


Hector Micó is an athlete for the Omonia Aradippou.


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Popularity of Mico as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Mico U.S.
  White 49.40% 64.26%
  African American 4.22% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 16.87% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 3.61% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 25.90% 16.26%

Of Last Name Mico

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

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Fun Facts about the name Mico

  • How Popular is the name Mico? Mico is the 35,175th most popular name of all time. As a last name Mico was the 107,134th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Mico have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 110 babies born with the first name Mico in the United States. That's more than enough people named Mico to occupy the territory of Pitcairn Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 66 (as of July 1, 2008).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Mico? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1970 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  • When was Mico first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Mico is Sunday, January 1st, 1882.
  • What year had the most people named Mico born? The highest recorded use of the first name Mico was in 2014 with a total of 10 babies.
  • Weird things about the name Mico: Your name in reverse order is Ocim. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Cmoi. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Mico? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 166 people with the last name Mico.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Mico? Mico is one of the most unique last names recorded.

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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).
  • 1913 Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary via the Collaborative International Dictionary of English (License)
  • Wiktionary: Titles and License.
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