Theo, is that you? We're adding pictures to the site for every name. If your name is Theo submit your photo so other people can see what Theo looks like! (Or you can browse photos already submitted.)|
Popularity Over Time: How Many Boys Have Been Named Theo
This chart illustrates how many Boys were named Theo in the U.S. since 1880.
A few facts about the boy's name Theo:
Records indicate that 3,664 boys in the United States have been named Theo since 1880.
The greatest number of people were given this name in 2012, when 282 people in the U.S. were given the name Theo. Those people are now 8 years old.
So ... how do we know this stuff? Baby Names Hub identifies trends by analyzing vast amounts of data made available by the U.S. government and other public sources. This data, including social security statistics, provides detailed information on baby name popularity and trends in the United States.
Comments about the name Theo
Based on the comments submitted below
2 Positive Comments
"i know a boy called theo but he pronounces it tayo cool or what!" Oct. 25, 2009:
"I love my name. I do meditation and spiritual practices in many traditions and find people taking spiritual names. But I am never tempted to change because mine is already perfect and I am the only Theo that I have ever met. In my life." Sep. 27, 2007:
2 Neutral Comments
"And Theodore means "gift of God" so it IS a spiritual name!" Dec. 19, 2009:
"I love this name. I am due in October 2008. We are considering this name for a boy. My husband's great grandfather was named Theodore so we thought we would name a boy this, but call him Theo. We are also considering Thea for a girl for the same reason." Apr. 21, 2008:
What do you think about the name Theo?