Popularity:1199
Origin:Latin
Meaning:Little warrior; Dedicated to Mars
Marcelo is a masculine name originating from Latin, meaning “young warrior” or “dedicated to Mars”. Marcelo is the Spanish and Portuguese version of Marcellus, which has roots in ancient Roman mythology. The Roman god of war and fertility, Mars, is said to be the source of these names and their warrior-like meanings. Mars is known as a mythological military god who was often revered and celebrated in Roman times during the month of March, which was named after him. Marcelo is a name that represents loyalty and strength, virtues that will help baby become the natural leader they were destined to be!

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