Rodrigo

Rodrigo - A very unique male name



  Jul 21,2017      Abigail Adams, Editorial writer   

Rodrigo, meaning famous ruler, appeared on the charts for the first time in 1923 on position #1102. In this article you'll learn the history of this name, statistics, see famous people named Rodrigo and more.
Are you having a baby or looking to learn more about the name Rodrigo? 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 Rodrigo. The baby boy name Rodrigo was given to 595 baby boys in 2012, ranking #435 on the national boy baby name top chart.

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With that position 1 in 2,758 baby boys were given this name - making this a very unique male name according to our Popularity Score algorithm. Rodrigo peaked in popularity 10 years ago in 2007 on position 290.



Famous with this name

Rodrigo Santoro
Rodrigo
Rodrigo Pavon


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Rodrigo is currently topping the charts in...

Did you know that popularity can vary a lot between states? Rodrigo is currently topping the baby name charts in Texas at position #219 - and is the least popular in Michigan at position #1,149.

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 Rodrigo is where you live.


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Rodrigo origin and meaning

Rodrigo is a 7 letter name with 3 syllables. This name means famous ruler. To see famous people named Rodrigo, pop culture references for the name Rodrigo and nicknames & variations - visit Nameberry or Wikipedia.

Similar to Rodrigo

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

Roderick / Rodrick / Rodriquez / Roderic / Rodriguez / Rodricus / Roddrick / Rodriques / Rodarius / Rodregus /

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
2012435
2011422
2010413
2009377
2008327
2007290
2006364
2005394
2004394
2003364
2002394
2001375
2000386
1999365
1998445
1997440
1996381
1995393
1994493
1993487
1992459
1991516
1990501
1989606
1988594
1987623
1986555
1985606
1984590
1983557
1982568
1981578
1980617
1979623
1978591
1977637
1976593
1975619
1974643
1973606
1972676
1971781
1970700
1969783
1968812
1967816
1966800
1965797
1964791
1963838
1962804
1961917
1960879
1959942
1958876
19571013
1956896
1955858
1954853
19531033
1952868
1951910
1950859
19491045
1948954
19471154
19461131
19451120
19441061
19431264
19421281
19411238
1940925
19391139
19381099
19371093
19361059
19351135
19341273
19331167
19321087
19311163
19301210
19291025
19281082
19271115
19261037
19251180
19241505
19231102

Chart position per state (table view)


State Rank
Texas219
Nevada245
California265
Arizona345
Oklahoma462
Illinois470
Georgia483
Florida516
Colorado528
Oregon541
Washington571
New Jersey581
North Carolina585
Maryland612
New York629
Indiana664
Alabama692
Virginia740
Massachusetts742
Wisconsin748
Minnesota789
Tennessee849
Pennsylvania1141
Michigan1149

Even more about Rodrigo


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 Rodrigo 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 Rodrigo?

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
2007
Peak year
Male


Popularity Score™

Name Rodrigo
Gender Male
Popularity 1 in 2,758
Letter count 7
Syllable count 3
Year first discovered 1923
2012 births +595

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