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Maceo

HeartMAY-see-o
Spanish variation of Matthew
"gift of God"

Maceo Origin and Meaning

The name Maceo is a boy's name of Spanish origin meaning "gift of God".
This semi-obscure historic name was recently chosen for their son by Halle Berry and Olivier Martinez.

A possible namesake is Maceo Grajales, a Cuban guerrilla leader who was second-in-command of the Army of Independence. Another is Harlem Renaissance figure Maceo Pinkard, composer of the song "Sweet Georgia Brown."

Maceo Popularity

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Famous People Named Maceo

  • Maceo ParkerAmerican funk, jazz, and R&B musician
  • Maceo Robert Martinez (2013)son of Halle Berry & Olivier Martinez
  • Maceo GrajalesCuban guerrilla leader
  • Maceo PinkardAmerican composer
  • Ahmad Maceo Eldridge Cleaver (b. 1969)son of Kathleen Cleaver
  • Maceo Williams (b. 2015)son of actors Jesse Williams and Aryn Drake,Lee

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