Carmelo - boys name

Carmelo name popularity, meaning and origin

Name Popularity: 59%

Carmelo name meaning:

The name Carmelo is of Italian origin and has multiple meanings. It is derived from the Latin name Carmelus, which means "garden" or "vineyard" and is associated with Mount Carmel, a mountain range in Israel mentioned in the Bible. In this sense, the name Carmelo signifies fertility, growth, and abundance.

Carmelo is also associated with the Spanish word "caramel" or "carmel," which means "sweet" or "candy." This interpretation represents the name's sugary connotation, highlighting a person who is charming, pleasant, and likable.

Additionally, Carmelo is often associated with the culture of Sicily, an Italian island. Sicilians believe that the name derives from the Arabic word "karmal," meaning "garden" or "orchard." This interpretation emphasizes a connection to nature, serenity, and beauty.

Overall, the name Carmelo carries a sense of prosperity, sweetness, and natural beauty. It is a name that embodies the qualities of a fruitful garden and a pleasant disposition, making it an appealing choice for parents seeking a name with positive connotations for their baby boy.

Origin: English

Variant of Carmine: Garden.

Related names

Carmine , Carmelo

Other boys names beginning with C


Overall UK ranking: 1984 out of 4789

11 recorded births last year

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Historical popularity of Carmelo

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