The name Dido is a girl's name of Greek origin. Dido and is often added to lists like Early African-American Names and discussed in our forums with posts like "Heaven Hell Purgatory - Unusual/Outlandish Girls".
From the experts:
Dido was the heroine of Virgil's Aeneid and of the opera "Dido and Aeneas," and in Roman mythology the founder of Carthage. A strong ancient name in the Juno mode, but it could have some awkward associations down the line.
The English singer-songwriter Dido was born with the equally unusual name Florian Cloud, but was called Dido since childhood.