Gender: Male Meaning of Carmelo: "cultivated terrain" Origin of Carmelo: Spanish from Hebrew Carmelo's Popularity in 2019: #706

Carmelo Origin and Meaning

The name Carmelo is a boy's name of Hebrew, Spanish origin meaning "cultivated terrain".

Carmelo is a well used Hispanic name associated with Mt. Carmel, home of the prophet Elijah and the location of the convent for the order of Carmelites. Carmelo is also a saint's name and—in modern times—tied to basketball player Carmelo Anthony.

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