186 Portuguese boy names with meanings

If you are looking for Portuguese male names with meanings in alphabet order, then we picked ( 186 ) Portuguese boy names with meanings for you.

Choosing a name for your child is one of the most important decisions you will make as a parent.
There are many factors to be considered when you choose a name for your baby like the history of the name, the popularity of it, and the meaning and origin of the name.

This list of Portuguese baby boy names contains unique boy names, cute boy names, popular boy names, cool boy names, and strong boy names.

186 Portuguese boy names with meanings

Portuguese boy names that start with A:

1. Abel: breath; vapor
2. Abilio: skillfull
3. Abrahan: father of a powerful nation
4. Adão: Adam; man of the earth
5. Adalberto: bright; noble 
6. Afonso: ready for battle
7. Agostinho: exalted
8. Alberto: noble; bright
9. Aleixo: defender
10. Aloisio: famous fighter
11. Alvaro: protector of all
12. Anacleto: one who is called back
13. Andre: brave
14. Anselmo: divine protection 
15. Antonio: praiseworthy
16. Armando: soldier
17. Artur: bear-like

Portuguese boy names that start with B:

1. Baltasar: God protects the king
2. Baptiste: Baptizer
3. Bartolomeu: rich in land
4. Belmiro: handsome
5. Belmoro: good looking; attractive
6. Benedito: blessed
7. Bento: blessed
8. Bernando: strong as a bear
9. Bonifacio: good fate
10. Bras: stammering; shattering

Portuguese boy names that start with C:

1. Caetano: one from Caieta
2. Carlos: free man
3. Casimiro: bringer of peace
4. Celestino: a heavenly person
5. Celio: a heavenly body
6. Celso: active and majestic
7. Clemente: gentle; merciful
8. Cosme: order; pattern
9. Cristiano: follower of Christ
10. Cruz: cross

Portuguese boy names that start with D:

1. Daniel: God is my judge
2. Davi: beloved
3. Delio: from heaven
4. Diamantino: a pure and lovely individual; a determined leader
5. Dimas: Sunrise
6. Dinis: have a heart of gold
7. Diogo: may God protect
8. Domingos: born on Sunday
9. Duarte: prosperous guardian

Portuguese boy names that start with E:

1. Eduardo: protector of the land
2. Elder: one who has deep connection with the God
3. Eleuterio: free
4. Elpidio: hope
5. Emilio: powerful rival
6. Enzo: winner
7. Ermenegildo: immense tribute
8. Ermengild: immense treasure
9. Estevao: crown
10. Eugenio: well-born
11. Eustaquio: fruitful

Portuguese boy names that start with F:

1. Fausto: luck
2. Feliciano: happy
3. Felipe: friend of horses
4. Flavio: blond
5. Frederico: peaceful ruler

Portuguese boy names that start with G:

1. Gabriel: strength of God
2. Gaspar: treasure keeper
3. Gervasio: honourable
4. Giacinto: hyacinth
5. Glaucio: steel blue color; bluish-gray
6. Goncalo: genius in battles; fight; war
7. Goredenna: black cloud
8. Grande: large; grand
9. Grau: a brave spearman
10. Gualter: ruler of the army
11. Guilherme: determined guardian
12. Gustavo: staff of the gods

Portuguese boy names that start with H:

1. Heitor: holding fast
2. Henriques: son of Henry
3. Herculano: of the god Hercules
4. Hermenegildo: immense treasure
5. Hilario: cheerful
6. Horado: timekeeper
7. Hugo: exceptional intellect
8. Humberto: famous fighter

Portuguese boy names that start with I, J:

1. Inacio: fire
2. Indíbil: one who is very dark-skinned
3. Jacinto: lovely; beautiful; a form of Hyacinth
4. Jaime: supplanter
5. Januario: a variation of January
6. Javier: bright
7. Joao: God is gracious
8. Joaquim: raised by God
9. Jose: God will add
10. Joseantonio: a combination of Jose and Antonio
11. Julio: youthful

Portuguese boy names that start with K, L:

1. Kadonkechi: a bitter soup
2. Kaua: one who is sensitive by nature
3. Keyton: a place where the hawks fly
4. Kito: a precious stone
5. Laudalino: praised
6. Lazarus: flame; fire
7. Leonardo: as strong as a lion
8. Leopoldo: a bold man
9. Liberio: freedom
10. Lino: praise; flax
11. Lourenço: coming from Rome
12. Luciano: light; illumination
13. Ludovico: famous warrior
14. Luís: famous warrior

Portuguese boy names that start with M:

1. Macerio: a blessed soul
2. Mancio: a soothsayer
3. Manuel: God is with us
4. Mariano: a hostile warlike man
5. Marques: nobleman
6. Martese: warlike
7. Martim: son of Mars
8. Mateus: gift of God
9. Matias: gift of God
10. Maureo: dark-skinned; a moor
11. Mauricio: dark-skinned; a moor
12. Miguel: who is like God?
13. Mota: a person who loved besides the hillock

Portuguese boy names that start with N, O, P, Q:

1. Nelio: the creation of a tough job
2. Neymar: not accessible or obtainable or offered
3. Nicolau: victory of people
4. Nuno: the ninth grandfather; honoured
5. Osvaldo: God’s power
6. Pascoal: child of Easter
7. Paulos: small
8. Pedro: stone; rock
9. Pires: son of Pedro; son of the one who is like a stone
10. Quim: established by God

Portuguese boy names that start with R:

1. Rafael: God has healed
2. Raimundo: wise guardian
3. Ramao: a man from Rome
4. Ramirez: referring to the immaculate conception
5. Ramiro: a famous counsellor; a great judge
6. Raul: wolf
7. Reginaldo: ruler over horses
8. Reinaldo: rule
9. Remigio: sword
10. Reuben: sea of bitterness
11. Ricardo: brave ruler
12. Rio: rival; eager
13. Roberto: bright fame
14. Rodolfo: famous wolf
15. Rodrigo: famous ruler
16. Roque: rock
17. Ronaldo: ruler advisor
18. Rosario: rock; Stone
19. Rudi: famous wolf
20. Rudolfo: a legendary wolf
21. Rufino: red gemstone
22. Rufus: red-haired
23. Rui: he who is known for his power and fame
24. Ruy: famous power
25. Rwakaikara: God of the banyoro people

Portuguese boy names that start with S:

1. Salomão: man of peace
2. Salvador: savior
3. Samuel: God has heared
4. Sanchez: saint James
5. Sansao: sun
6. Santos: the new house
7. Saul: asked for; prayed for
8. Sebastiãno: a man from Sebaste
9. Seraph: burning ones
10. Severiano: steel blue colour
11. Silverio: Woods
12. Simao: he heared; listener; obedient
13. Solano: the eastern wind
14. Stanislaus: Stone

Portuguese boy names that start with T, U, V:

1. Tavaris: of misfortune; a hermit
2. Tiago: may God protect
3. Tiburcio: one who is from Tibur
4. Tomás: twin
5. Tristao: tumult; outcry
6. Ulisses: angry
7. Umoja: unity; harmony
8. Valentim: healthy and strong
9. Vasco: someone from Basque region
10. Vincente: conquering

Portuguese boy names that start with Z:

1. Zacarias: God remembers
2. Ze: rose ( a Unisex name)
3. Zeferino: west wind
4. Zeusef: God will increase
5. Zidane: to add
6. Zorion: happy
7. Zosimus: able to survive


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