Spanish and Portuguese
"succour, help, relief"

Socorro Origin and Meaning

The name Socorro is girl's name of Spanish origin meaning "succour, help, relief".
Socorro is a Spanish and Portuguese word name taken from a title of the Virgin Mary, "Mary of Perpetual Succour." Its religious meaning makes it somewhat old-fashioned and not among the Spanish names for girls widely used in the US.

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Famous People Named Socorro

  • Socorro AcioliBrazilian novelist
  • Socorro HerreraAmerican actress
  • Socorro SantiagoAmerican actress
  • María del Socorro "Corín" Tellado (López)Spanish novelist
  • (María del Socorro) Patricia AcevedoMexican voice actress
  • Socorro VenegasMexican novelist
  • Vilma Socorro Martí­nezU.S. Ambassador and activist
  • Maria Socorro Garcia de la Nocedabirth name of Lunna, Puerto Rican pop singer
  • Pura María del Socorro "Mary Coco" Maltez (Huezo)Nicaraguan feminist and activist

Socorro in Pop Culture

  • SocorroNew Mexico, USA
  • Socorro is the name of the newborn baby sister in Pixar's Coco