Mario

The Italian version of the Latin name Marius, derived from Mars (the Roman god of war). If you name your son Mario, his bedroom decor is an easy choice. Nintendo and done.

Nicknames:

Mar, Mari, Rio.

Famous people named Mario:

Actors Mario Van Peebles and Mario Lopez; chef Mario Batali; race car driver Mario Andretti; hockey player Mario Lemieux.

Fun fact:

Gossip blogger Perez Hilton’s real name is Mario Armando Lavandeira Jr.

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