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 "Family Heritage Generation Dice CAF - Round 5 of 12".

From the experts:

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

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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.