Diego - boys name

Diego name popularity, meaning and origin

Name Popularity: 91%

Diego name meaning:

Origin: Spanish

Hispanic version of James: supplanter; he that replaces. Famous Bearer: famed Mexican artist Diego Rivera.

Related names

Diego , Diega

Other boys names beginning with D


Overall UK ranking: 433 out of 4789

96 recorded births last year

Change in rank

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    Regional popularity

    Ranking for this name in various UK regions

  • Scotland (871)

Historical popularity of Diego

The graph below shows the popularity of the boys's name Diego from all the UK baby name statistics available. It's a quick easy way to see the trend for Diego in 2023