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Gender: M Meaning of Indio: "Indian" Origin of Indio: Spanish

The name Indio is a boy's name meaning "Indian". Indio and is often added to lists like Place Names Off The Map and discussed in our forums with posts like "Hippie families CAF".

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This name of a California desert town, used by Deborah Falconer and Robert Downey, Jr. for their son, makes a much livelier and more individual--not to mention more masculine-- improvisation on the themes of India and Indiana.

The similar sounding color name Indigo is unisex, but tending more to the girls--it was used by Lou Diamond Phillips for his daughter, as well as the group The Indigo Girls, but its o-ending makes it boy-friendly too.

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Famous People Named Indio

Indio Falconer Downey, son of Robert Downey Jr.

Pop Culture References for the name Indio

Indio, California, town where the famous music festival Coachella is held