Horatio Name Meaning & Origin

Horatio

Pronunciation: hoh-RAY-shee-oh (key)

Origin of the name Horatio:

Derived from the Latin Horatius, an old Roman family name of uncertain derivation. Some think it is derived from the Latin hora (hour, time, period).

From A World of Baby Names by Teresa Norman.

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Horatio Alger, author
Horatio Sanz, American comedian
Horatio Spafford, lawyer and hymn writer
Horatio Nelson, British admiral

Horatio in song, story & screen: | Edit

Horatio, friend of Hamlet
Horatio Caine, detective on TV show "CSI: Miami"
Horatio Hornblower, protagonist of a series of novels by C. S. Forester
"Horatio at the Bridge," ancient Roman legend
Cap'n Horatio Turbot, main character on "PAW Patrol"

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