Marco: Meaning, Popularity, Origin of Baby Name Marco

Marco

Pronunciation: MAHR-koh (key)

Origin of the name Marco:

Derived from the Latin Marcus, a name of uncertain derivation. Most believe it has its root in Mars, the name of the Roman mythological god of war. Others, however, think it might be from mas (manly) or from the Greek malakoz (soft, tender).

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Marco Antonio is a common double name.

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Marco Antonio Solis, Mexican singer and songwriter.
Marco Antonio Muñiz, Mexican singer.
Marco Antonio, Cleopatra's husband, as known as Anthony.
Marco Simoncelli, Italian motorbike racer
Marco Andretti, Indy Race Car Driver

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Marco Del Rossi: TV show "Degrassi: The Next Generation"

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