Other Origin(s):Latin
Meaning:Creation of a tough job; Horn
Parents who are searching for a name with an original meaning will love Nelio. This masculine moniker has Portuguese origins and means “creation of a tough job.” With a name like this, baby Nelio will feel encouraged, develop fortitude, and learn the benefits of a job well done. Nelio also has possible connections to the Latin name Cornelius, giving it an alternative meaning of “horn,” which comes from the Latin word cornu. Music lovers will enjoy the subtle nod to this stand-out brass instrument. But, whatever meaning most appeals to you, baby Nelio is sure to carry this name well!
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