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Gender: Male Meaning of Delgado: "slender, thin" Origin of Delgado: Portuguese and Spanish

The name Delgado is a boy's name of Portuguese origin meaning "slender, thin". Delgado and discussed in our forums with posts like "Generation CAF #25".

From the experts:

This originated as a nickname for a skinny person; could make a rhythmic first name as well.

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Famous People Named Delgado

Pop Culture References for the name Delgado

The Delgados, Scottish indie rock band
Delgado, villain in X-Men comics
Susan Delgado, character in Stephen King's 'The Dark Tower' series
Manny, Gloria, and Javier Delgado, characters in TV's Modern Family


Eva Thyssen Says:


Those 'Spanish' names make me cringe, as a native Spanish speaker. For Spain's sake!

Murphy Says:


Have you seen that 'Mesa' is on here too as a name? lol

Eva Thyssen Says:


Please DON'T. It's as absurd as naming your boy Thin.