Horacio

Horacio - A very unique male name



  Apr 29,2017      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Horacio appeared on the charts for the first time in 1915 on position #1609. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Horacio and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Horacio? Our experts and editorial staff have gathered trends and insights for 30,000+ baby names over the last 100 years -- And on this page you will learn everything you ever wanted to know about the name Horacio. The baby boy name Horacio was given to 31 baby boys in 2012, ranking #1954 on the national boy baby name top chart.

Must Try: Find A Perfect Name Based On Your Last Name...

With that position 1 in 52,937 baby boys were given this name - making this a very unique male name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Horacio peaked in popularity 37 years ago in 1980 on position 819.



Famous with this name

Horacio Cerutti
Horacio Suárez
Horacio Romo Mercado


How would you rate Horacio, 1-5?

Rating: 0/5 ( people)


Horacio is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Horacio is currently topping the baby name charts in Arizona at position #960 - and is the least popular in California at position #2,343.

Why care about state specific baby name charts? It could be that a name that is very popular on the national overall charts is less (or even more) popular where you live. So make sure you check out the state specific charts below and find out how popular or unique Horacio is where you live.


Comment and discuss




Horacio origin and meaning

Horacio is a 7 letter name with 3 syllables. We couldn't find any information about what this name means. To see famous people named Horacio, pop culture references for the name Horacio and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Horacio

We've found the following names that sound similar to Horacio, sorted by popularity.

Horace / Harris / Hiroshi / Hershy / Haris / Hersh / Harsh / Hargis / Harish / Hiroki /

Name statistics


Most parents-to-be know if they want a popular or unique name, and with these charts and data tables you can easily get a better understanding of how popular or unique this name is.

With a quick glance you can easily tell if this name is increasing or declining in popularity - But note that its current popularity can actually differ a lot from state to state.

Chart position per year (visualized)



Chart position per state (visualized)



Chart position per year (table view)


Year Rank
20121954
20112037
20101737
20091953
20081834
20071520
20061733
20051429
20041534
20031372
20021161
20011087
20001200
19991235
19981147
19971223
19961192
19951152
19941047
1993955
19921087
19911028
19901034
1989999
19881007
19871109
19861035
19851059
1984905
1983949
1982904
1981870
1980819
1979931
1978880
1977824
1976903
1975970
1974976
1973950
1972920
1971975
1970984
19691038
1968934
1967909
19661001
19651006
19641076
19631106
19621304
19611224
1960988
1959979
19581241
19571112
19561229
19551159
19541027
19531203
19521224
19511255
19501044
19491314
19481175
19471667
19461150
19451492
19441356
1943985
19421593
19411044
19401188
19391515
19381018
19371085
19361000
19351078
1934984
1933946
19321022
19311091
19301090
19291110
19281072
19271226
19261599
19251339
19241377
19231361
19221423
19201279
19151609

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Arizona960
Texas1155
Florida1670
California2343

Even more about Horacio


These are some of the common questions you may want to have answered to know if this is the perfect name for your baby.

Is Horacio a common or unique name?

By analyzing the number of births and frequency of this name we've determined that it's currently a very unique male name.

What is the number of syllables for the name Horacio?

3 syllables. Why is this important? One of the things that makes a baby name sound good and have a nice rythm is the number of syllables - and especially the number of syllables along with the syllable count for your last name. A simple rule is to avoid having the same number of syllables in your first, middle and last name.

Recommended articles


#
On chart
1980
Peak year
Male


Popularity Score™

Name Horacio
Gender Male
Popularity 1 in 52,937
Letter count 7
Syllable count 3
Year first discovered 1915
2012 births +31

About Us

What's BabyNameScience.com? Our team of researchers have gathered trends and insights for 30,000+ baby names over the last 100 years. From Mary (#1 in 1910) to Madison (#8 in 2012) - We have collected and organized names from over 290 million births to help you find the perfect name for your baby.

Try our free Smart Name Finder

Rather than random suggestions or alphabetically sorted lists we'll give you smart suggestions based on your input and preferences. Give it a try!

  Try Now