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Gender: Male Pronunciation: AY-lee-o Meaning of Helio: "the sun" Origin of Helio: Spanish

The name Helio is a boy's name of Spanish origin meaning "the sun". Helio and is often added to lists like Cool Boy Names From Around the World and discussed in our forums with posts like "Picky Parents BNG".

From the experts:

More familiar to Anglos in the Italian Elio form.

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Famous People Named Helio

Helio Castroneves, Brazilian race car driver
Heliogabalus aka Elagabalus (born Marcus Aurelius Antoninus Augustus), Roman emperor

Pop Culture References for the name Helio

Heliogabalus aka Elagabalus, Syro-Roman sun god

Helio's International Variations

Helios (Greek) Elio (Italian)