The Italian version of the Greek name Helios, meaning “sun.” And like his namesake, your little Elio will be warm and cheerful. Until it’s past his naptime, that is.
Famous people named Elio:
50th prime minister of Belgium, Elio Di Rupo; race car driver Elio de Angelis; actor Elio Germano.
Elio has become a popular name in France within the last few years.