Latin or Tswana
"new or gift"

Neo Origin and Meaning

The name Neo is a boy's name of Latin origin meaning "new or gift".

This nouveau name of Keanu Reeves's character in The Matrix has not enjoyed the same burst of popularity as its female counterpart, Trinity, but it definitely sounds, well, newer. Neo Rauch is an interesting contemporary German artist.

In the Southern African language of Tswana, it is a unisex name meaning "gift".

# 971 in the US

Neo Rank in US Top 1000

# 367 on Nameberry

Neo Rank in Nameberry Top 1000

Neo Popularity

Famous People Named Neo

  • Neo RauchGerman artist
  • August NeoEstonian wrestler

Neo in Pop Culture

  • Neofrom the movie "The Matrix"
  • Neopets
  • Neofictional race of superhumans
  • Neoconstructed language created by Arturo Alfandari
  • NeoUK's anime, manga and Asian film magazine
  • Neoprogramming framework
  • Neoportable keyboard by AlphaSmart
  • Neoergonomic keyboard layout
  • NeoHungarian group
  • Neoprog,jazz group
  • Neopost,punk band
  • NeoPhilippine,based personal computers manufacturer
  • NeoVietnam, a town in Bac Giang Province, Vietnam
  • Neo 1973smartphone running Openmoko software
  • Dr. Neo Cortexarchenemy of Crash Bandicoot