Meaning:Of the sea
Cheerful and charming, this sweet masculine name is sure to leave a lasting impression on whoever meets your precious little bundle of joy. Of Greek origin, Pelayo means “of the sea,” making for a fitting choice if you feel like your little one is going to be somewhat of a water baby. Pelayo is a variant of the name Pelagios or Pelagius and was one of the most popular given names in the northwestern Iberian peninsula in the Middle Ages. With a name like Pelayo, baby will always be surrounded by fresh coastal air and the magic of the ocean.
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