Spanish from German
"saved from combat"

Gonzalo Origin and Meaning

The name Gonzalo is a boy's name of Spanish origin meaning "saved from combat".

Popular among Hispanic parents, it explains the source of the nickname Gonzo.

# 963 in the US

Gonzalo Rank in US Top 1000

Gonzalo Popularity

Famous People Named Gonzalo

  • Gonzalo Fernández de CórdobaSpanish general, "father of trench warfare"
  • Gonzalo Sánchez de Lozada74th and 77th President of Bolivia
  • Gonzalo Bénardphotographer
  • Gonzalo Jiménez de Quesadafounder of Bogotá, Colombia
  • Gonzalo Quesadarugby player
  • Gonzalo Gerardo HiguaínArgentine footballer
  • Gonzalo CastroGerman footballer
  • Gonzalo Paul CurielU.S. federal judge
  • Gonzalo Javier RodríguezArgentine footballer