Ignacio: baby boy name meaning and popularity


The Spanish version of Egnatius, which stems from a name in a now-defunct language - Etruscan - so no one is sure of its meaning. But it morphed into Ignatius (and hence, the Spanish Ignacio) to connect it with the Latin "ignis," meaning "fire." Let's hope that meaning doesn't refer to little Ignacio's quick temper.


Iggy, Nas, Nacio, Nacho.

Famous people named Ignacio:

Musician Ignacio Peña; actor Ignacio López Tarso.

Fun fact:

Jack Black played Brother Ignacio in the movie Nacho Libre.

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