Mateo

Mateo - A very unique male name



  May 18,2022      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Mateo appeared on the charts for the first time in 1912 on position #932. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Mateo and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Mateo? 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 Mateo. The baby boy name Mateo was given to 2,784 baby boys in 2012, ranking #141 on the national boy baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 589 baby boys were given this name - making this a very unique male name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Mateo peaked in popularity 10 years ago in 2012 on position 141.



Famous with this name

CÚsar Mateo
Mateo Arias
Mateo Chiarino


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Mateo is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Mateo is currently topping the baby name charts in California at position #62 - and is the least popular in Alabama at position #451.

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 Mateo is where you live.


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Mateo origin and meaning

Mateo is a 5 letter name with 3 syllables. We couldn't find any information about what this name means. To see famous people named Mateo, pop culture references for the name Mateo and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Mateo

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

Matthew / Mathew / Matt / Monte / Monty / Mohamed / Mohammad / Mohammed / Muhammad / Matteo /

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
2012141
2011173
2010223
2009230
2008252
2007286
2006274
2005305
2004320
2003331
2002353
2001371
2000428
1999406
1998519
1997556
1996710
1995951
19941134
19931380
19921459
19911464
19901658
19891301
19881502
19871401
19861923
19851304
19841145
19831244
19821384
19811464
19802359
19791270
19781201
19771260
19761761
19751111
19741524
19731578
19721235
19711403
19701223
19691187
19671482
19641534
19611415
19601532
19591374
19571535
19561236
19551303
19531439
19521527
19501275
19491324
19481347
19471369
19461156
19451194
19441380
19431220
19411561
19401273
19391135
19381171
19371420
19361303
19351180
19341184
19321247
19311409
19301171
19291148
19281651
19271265
19261176
19251879
19241223
19231268
19221427
19211924
19201064
19191219
19181776
19161170
19141430
19131193
1912932

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
California62
Texas73
New Mexico77
District of Columbia80
Illinois88
Arizona98
Nevada109
New York132
Florida142
Connecticut146
Hawaii149
Colorado150
New Jersey160
Massachusetts170
Washington171
Oregon177
Maryland192
Idaho204
Minnesota221
North Carolina223
Wisconsin230
Arkansas238
Utah244
Georgia247
Virginia248
Oklahoma251
Nebraska261
Michigan264
Missouri294
Kansas309
Kentucky309
Iowa315
Tennessee373
Indiana379
Ohio394
South Carolina429
Pennsylvania430
Alabama451

Even more about Mateo


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 Mateo 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 Mateo?

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.

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#
On chart
2012
Peak year
Male


Popularity Score™

Name Mateo
Gender Male
Popularity 1 in 589
Letter count 5
Syllable count 3
Year first discovered 1912
2012 births +2,784

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