Spelling variation of Tiago, diminutive of Santiago

Thiago Origin and Meaning

The name Thiago is boy's name of Portuguese origin meaning "supplanter".
Some high-profile soccer stars, such as Thiago Silva, have contributed to its success. The correct Portuguese pronunciation is chee-AH-go. Thiago is ranked Number 2 for boys in Puerto Rico.
# 106 in the US

Thiago Rank in US Top 1000

Thiago Popularity

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Famous People Named Thiago

  • Thiago Emiliano da SilvaBrazilian footballer
  • Thiago AlcántaraSpanish footballer
  • Thiago PiwowarczykForensic art investigator
  • Thiago MottaItalian footballer
  • Thiago Moura MonteiroBrazilian tennis player
  • Thiago Machado Vilela PereiraBrazilian swimmer
  • Thiago RibeiroBrazilian footballer
  • Thiago Batistuta (b. 1991)son of footballer Gabriel Batistuta
  • Thiago Messi (Roccuzzo) (b. 2013)son of footballer Leo Messi & Antonella Roccuzzo
  • Thiago Rubio (b. 2013)son of footballer Diego Rubio

Thiago in Pop Culture

  • Thiagocharacter in Laini Taylor's 'Daughter of Smoke and Bone' novels
  • Thiago Quintanacharacter in J.K. Rowling's "History of Magic in North America"