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Gender: Male Meaning of Aalto: "wave" Origin of Aalto: Finnish

The name Aalto is a boy's name of Scandinavian, Finnish origin meaning "wave". Aalto and is often added to lists like Artistic Baby Names and discussed in our forums with posts like "Rotating Sibling Sets".

From the experts:

The last name of Finnish moderne designer/architect makes an original, creative choice with an unexpected water-related meaning.

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Famous People Named Aalto

Alvar Aalto, (1898-1976) influential Finnish designer
Saara Aalto, Finnish singer, runner-up in The X Factor UK 2016

Pop Culture References for the name Aalto

In choral music for mixed voices, "alto" describes the lowest part commonly sung by women.