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Gender: Male Origin of Arroyo: Spanish surname and nature name

The name Arroyo is a boy's name . Arroyo and is often added to lists like Athletic Baby Names and discussed in our forums with posts like "Family Heritage Generation Dice CAF - Round 7 of 12".

From the experts:

This name has two distinctive associations: the Southwestern natural formation of a gully or stream, and the Cincinnati Reds starting pitcher Bronson Arroyo.

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Famous People Named Arroyo

Bronson Arroyo, American baseball pitcher

Pop Culture References for the name Arroyo

Arroyo High School in The Lying Game series by Sara Shephard


Cheyenne Says:


In New Mexico, ditches are called arroyo's. I wouldn't use this name, but I can see the appeal since it roles off the tongue. I also have a friend who's last name is Arroyo.