The name Maceo is a boy's name of Spanish origin meaning "gift of God". Maceo and is often added to user-created lists like Unusual and On-Trend and discussed in our forums with posts like "A brother or sister for little Jack or Olivia".
From the experts:
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."