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Gender: M Origin of Iago: Welsh variation of James and Jacob

Iago, the villain of Shakespeare's Othello, was so treacherously evil that his name has hardly ever been heard offstage. Try the much-more-benign Inigo.

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Pop Culture References for the name Iago

Iago the scarlet macaw: sidekick of Jafar, antagonist in Disney's 1992 film Aladdin, voiced by Gilbert Gottfried.

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