Name
DIEGO

Name DIEGO

Between 1880 and 2019 there were 683,261 births of Diego in the countries below, which represents an average of 4,916 births of children bearing the first name Diego per year on average throughout this period.
On the last available year for each country, we count 17,940 births.

Other languages  :  
En Français Prénom Diego   
In Italiano Nome Diego   
Available variants : Diégo , Diègo , Diëgo , Díego


Information about the first name Diego

We celebrate Diego on November 13th
The first name Diego is listed in our categories :The first name Diego has been assigned to:
99.62% to boys
0.38% to girls
The country where the first name Diego is the most common is:
BR Brazil
This first name is on trend: Male
This first name has 5 letters including 3 vowels and 2 consonants

Anagrams of the first name Diego

An anagram is a word that contains the same letters of another word. Here is the list of first names which are an anagram of Diego : Deigo, Dioge, Egido

Diego in Japanese *

Romajidiego
Katakanaディエゴ
Hiraganaでぃえご
* This is a phonetic conversion, not a translation.
Diego in Japanese
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Diego in sign language

Diego in binary language

01100100 01101001 01100101 01100111 01101111

Origin and meaning of name Diego

US English
Etymology src :
  • Spanish Diego
Anagrams src :
  • dogie, geoid
Anagrams src :
  • dogie, geoid
Noun src :
  • diego (plural diegos)
  • (slang, ethnic slur) A Spanish-speaker, especially from Latin America.
Pronunciation src :
  • IPA(key): /diˈeɪ.ɡoʊ/
Proper noun src :
  • Diego (plural Diegos)
  • A male given name from Spanish Diego.
Noun (Derived terms) src :
  • dago
General
Proper noun src :
  • Diego m
  • A male given name
ES Spanish
Etymology src :
  • From Santiago, from Latin Sanctus Iacobus (“Saint James”), the latter word deriving from Ancient Greek Ἰάκωβος (Iákōbos), from Hebrew יַעֲקֹב‎ (ya‘ăqṓḇ, “Jacob”, literally “heel-grabber”), from עָקֵב‎ (‘āqḗḇ, “heel of the foot”).
  • The name Diego is sometimes alternatively (erroneously) thought to derive from the Latin name Didacus.
Pronunciation src :
  • IPA(key): /ˈdjeɡo/, [ˈd̪jeɣo]
Proper noun src :
  • Diego m
  • A male given name, thought to be a diminutive of Santiago or, most likely, a contraction of the preposition "de" (of) + "Iago" (Galician for Jacob, which is pronounced "d'Iago").
Proper noun (Derived terms) src :
  • donde dije digo, digo Diego
  • San Diego
  • Díaz
Proper noun (Descendants) src :
  • → English: Diego
  • → Italian: Diego
Galician
Etymology src :
  • From the local Medieval Latin Didacus, attested since the 8th century. While frequently used as an alternative form of James, so equating this name and Santiago or Iago, there is no etymological relation in between both names.
Proper noun src :
  • Diego m
  • A male given name
Proper noun (Derived terms) src :
  • Diéguez
Proper noun (Related terms) src :
  • Díaz
  • Diz
IT Italian
Etymology src :
  • From Spanish Diego, abbreviation of Santiago, from Latin Sanctus Iacobus (“Saint James”).
Pronunciation src :
  • IPA(key): /ˈdjɛɡo/
  • Hyphenation: Die‧go
 

Popularity of the name Diego

Number of DIEGO births per year

Total births of Diego by country

Births with the first name Diego
Country
Boys
Girls
BRBrazil
1930 - 2010
421,974
2,430
USUnited State of America
1880 - 2019
107,556
34
ESSpain
2002 - 2019
52,387
0
ITItaly
1999 - 2018
44,208
102
FRFrance
1900 - 2019
17,924
0
ARArgentina
1922 - 2015
16,946
0
CHSwitzerland
1912 - 2019
7,025
0
BEBelgium
1995 - 2019
3,570
0
PTPortugal
2014 - 2019
3,463
0
GBUnited Kingdom
1996 - 2019
1,316
0
ONOntario
1913 - 2018
1,006
0
QCQuebec
1980 - 2019
763
1
ATAustria
1984 - 2018
387
0
DEGermany
2000 - 2018
384
0
PLPoland
2000 - 2019
383
0
BCBritish Columbia
1919 - 2019
285
0
ABAlberta
1980 - 2019
257
0
SESweden
1998 - 2019
165
0
NONorway
1945 - 2019
147
0
IEIreland
1964 - 2019
133
0
DKDenmark
1985 - 2019
132
0
CZCzechoslovakia
1900 - 2016
129
0
NLNetherlands
2015 - 2019
76
0
NZNew Zealand
1900 - 2019
41
0
AUAustralia
1944 - 2019
37
0

Total births of Diego by country (last available year)

Births with the first name Diego
Country
Boys
Girls
BRBrazil
2010
7,977
70
USUnited State of America
2019
2,962
0
ITItaly
2018
2,885
0
ESSpain
2019
1,876
0
FRFrance
2019
860
0
PTPortugal
2019
558
0
CHSwitzerland
2019
220
0
BEBelgium
2019
152
0
GBUnited Kingdom
2019
89
0
ARArgentina
2015
75
0
DEGermany
2018
43
0
ONOntario
2018
36
0
ATAustria
2018
25
0
NLNetherlands
2019
25
0
QCQuebec
2019
14
0
PLPoland
2019
14
0
SESweden
2019
13
0
BCBritish Columbia
2019
12
0
IEIreland
2019
12
0
ABAlberta
2019
9
0
CZCzechoslovakia
2016
5
0
DKDenmark
2019
4
0
NONorway
2019
4
0

Comments on the name Diego

Personalities with the first name Diego

There are 414 personalities with the first name Diego


Pablo Picasso
(Pablo Diego José Francisco De Paula Juan Nepomuceno María De Los Remedios Cipriano De La Santísima Trinidad Ruiz Y Picasso) src

Spain France
Photographer Graphic designer Illustrator Poster artist Painter Sculptor Costume designer Choreographer Jewellery designer Designer Ceramicist Printmaker


Diego Vélasquez
(Diego Rodríguez De Silva Y Velázquez) src

Spain
Painter


Diego Maradona
(Diego Armando Maradona) src

Argentina
Association football manager Association football player


Diego Forlán
(Diego Forlán Corazo) src

Spain Uruguay
Association football player


Diego Rivera
(Diego María De La Concepción Juan Nepomuceno Estanislao De Rivera Y Barrientos Acosta Y Rodríguez) src

Mexico
Muralist


Diego Godín
(Diego Roberto Godín Leal) src

Uruguay
Association football player


Diego Costa
(Diego Da Silva Costa) src

Spain Brazil
Association football player


Diego Simeone
(Diego Pablo Simeone González) src

Argentina
Association football manager Association football player


Diego Milito
src

Argentina
Association football player


Diego Lugano
src

Uruguay
Association football player



There are more than 10 personalities with the first name Diego
Full list of personalities with the first name Diego

Film Actors and Actresses with the first name Diego

There are 1474 actors and actresses with the first name Diego
Diego Velazquez
Diego Z. Turturro
Diego Savoia
Diego Leiva
Diego Miró
Diego Sebastian Misasi
Diego Loyzaga
Diego Dominguez Llort
Diego Lara
Diego Boneta
Diego Cataño
Diego Amozurrutia
Diego Artioli
Diego Kozievitch
Diego Martínez
Diego Mesaglío
Diego Vicos
Diego D'elia
Diego García
Diego Tucci
Diego Kontarovsky
Diego Noguera
Diego Alfonso
Diego Alguacil
Diego Maiello
Diego Shaalo
Diego Alonso Pérez
Diego Martín
Diego Luna
Diego Klattenhoff

There are more than 30 actors and actresses with the first name Diego
The full list of actors and actresses with the first name Diego

Rankings of first name DIEGO by country

Country ranking (boys)
RankCountryYear
#14IT Italy2018
#15ES Spain2019
#16CH Switzerland2019
#25PT Portugal2019
#40BR Brazil2010
#58BE Belgium2019
#79FR France2019
#129US United State of America2019
#166AR Argentina2015
#218DE Germany2018
#245AT Austria2018
#276PL Poland2019
#295CZ Czechoslovakia2016
#325ON Ontario2018
#339BC British Columbia2019
#350IE Ireland2019
#363QC Quebec2019
#456GB United Kingdom2019
#464AB Alberta2019
#512NO Norway2019
#522SE Sweden2019
#587NL Netherlands2019
#651DK Denmark2019
Country ranking (girls)
RankCountryYear
#1417BR Brazil2010






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