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Gender: Male Meaning of Othello: "he has the sound of God" Origin of Othello: Hebrew

The name Othello is a boy's name of Hebrew origin meaning "he has the sound of God". Othello and is often added to lists like Unique Baby Names Ending In O and discussed in our forums with posts like "Build a sibling set together!".

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Famous People Named Othello

(Tegba) Othello Hunter, American basketball player
Dimitri Othello Nance, American NFL football player

Pop Culture References for the name Othello

"Othello," play by William Shakespeare and its main character


Othello's International Variations

Othão (Portuguese)