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Gender: Male Meaning of Cicero: "chickpea" Origin of Cicero: Latin

The name Cicero is a boy's name of Latin origin meaning "chickpea". Cicero and is often added to lists like Unique Baby Names: Unusual and Rare and discussed in our forums with posts like "Quick Question Thread?!".

From the experts:

Roman statesman's name used here for slaves by owners trying to show off their classical education -- and rarely heard since. A bold baby namer could try to bring it into modern life.

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Famous People Named Cicero

Cicero, ancient Roman orator
Isaiah Cicero McCracken (b. 2009), son of baseball player Quinton McCracken and reality TV personality Maggie McCracken ("Baseball Wives")

Pop Culture References for the name Cicero

Cicero, a character in the video game 'Elder Scrolls V: Skyrim'
Hotel Cicero, mentioned during "The Cell Block Tango" in the musical "Chicago"
Cicero, character in Shakespeare's play Julius Caesar


stepx Says:


add cicero murphy (also spelled it cisero)....first black pocket billiards champion of US. My son's middle name. Axel Cicero.

LaulenaG Says:


I can see this being very popular in the near future.

Skittlewiddles Says:


I've only heard this name from Skyrim and the character was beyond creepy. Thus, that is my opinion of the name.