Tiago - boys name

Tiago name popularity, meaning and origin

Name Popularity: 90%

Tiago name meaning:

The name Tiago is of Portuguese origin and is derived from the Greek name "Iakovos," which means "supplanter" or "one who replaces." Tiago is also the Portuguese version of the name James. Therefore, the meaning of the name Tiago can be interpreted as "supplanter" or "one who takes the place of another." The name may also carry religious connotations, as James is a prominent figure in the New Testament of the Bible.

People named Tiago are often described as confident, ambitious, and determined. They have a natural ability to take charge and lead others. Tiagos are known for their strong personality and their ability to adapt to different situations. They are also highly independent and tend to be analytical thinkers. These individuals are often driven by success and are willing to put in the hard work to achieve their goals. Overall, the name Tiago carries a sense of strength, leadership, and determination.


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Overall UK ranking: 496 out of 4789

80 recorded births last year

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    Regional popularity

    Ranking for this name in various UK regions

  • Scotland (871)

Historical popularity of Tiago

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