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Gender: M Origin of Elio: Italian and Spanish from Greek sun god, Helios

Elio is a sunny and spirited Italian and Spanish name that makes a great crossover prospect, which could catch on as Enzo has. Elio is also currently popular in France, ranking in the Top 250.

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Famous People Named Elio

Elio Di Rupo, 50th prime minister of Belgium
Elio (born Stefano Belisari), Italian musician of band Elio e le Storie Tese
Elio de Angelis, Italian racing driver
Elio Petri, Italian political filmmaker

Pop Culture References for the name Elio

Elio Perlman, protagonist of "Call Me By Your Name" by André Aciman and its film adaptation