US Popularity:1283
Origin:Greek
Meaning:Divine aura; Disc of the sun or moon
If you’d like a name that illuminates baby’s angelic nature, Halo is a compelling contender. This ethereal title stems from the Greek halos, meaning “disc of the sun or moon,” entering the English language during the 16th century. Halo replaced the word “glory” in relation to divine light, adopting the meaning “divine aura.” Halos often feature in spiritual artwork around significant figures to emphasize their divinity. From the Egyptian god Ra to Jesus Christ, Buddha, and the Zoroastrian god Ahura Mazda, halos universally symbolize the divine awesomeness of these powerful beings. Only a name as heavenly as Halo will do for your little cherub.

Halo Name Popularity Data

The Bump Ranking

Overall:Halo is currently #3513 on The Bump
Boy:Halo is currently #2380 on The Bump Boy Names
Girl:Halo is currently #1932 on The Bump Girl Names

U.S. Births

Overall:Halo is currently #1283 in U.S. births
Boy:Halo is currently #4811 in U.S. births
Girl:Halo is currently #1491 in U.S. births

Yearly Ranking Change:

Year:
2022
Gender:
Girl
#1491
in 2022
- 54
from 2021
In comparison to the previous year's data
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