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Gender: M Meaning of Echo: "echo" Origin of Echo: Greek

Although this is traditionally seen as a female name, via the classical mythological nymph who pined away for Narcissus until all that remalined of her was a disembodied voice--it can also be used for boys. Remember that old song, 'Little sir echo, how do you do?'

Famous People Named Echo

Lazarus Echo, son of "Nine Inch Nails" frontman Trent Reznor
Echo Kellum, American actor and comedian

Pop Culture References for the name Echo

"Echo Beach," song recorded by the Canadian group Martha and the Muffins in 1979, meaning far away in time
Lincoln Six Echo/Tom Lincoln, main character from movie "The Island"
Echo, "Star Wars: The Clone Wars"
Eko, character in the TV show "Lost"
Echo, Skylander from video game "Skylanders Trap Team"
Echo Park, neighborhood in Central Los Angeles, Ca., USA