Bo

Colors Related to this Name: Black, Purple

Qualities Related to this Name: Born Leader, Visionary

Popularity: This is a very popular name in the US. Ranking #737 in 2013 and #638 in 2014.

Famous People

Bo Derek (Movie Actress,TV Actress), Bo Jackson (Baseball Player), Bo Burnham (Movie Actor,TV Actor), Bo Bice (Singer), Bo Hopkins (Movie Actor,TV Actor), Bo Svenson (Movie Actor,TV Actor), Bo Carter (Singer), Bo White (Movie Actor)

Meaning

In English

Origin: Either borrowed from Scandinavian Bo, Old Norse Búi ("resident"), from búa ("to live", "to dwell"), bú ("dwellingplace"), with similar meanings in modern Swedish and Danish; or a spelling variant of the male given name Beau.

Meaning(s):

-A city in Sierra Leone

-( male name -comes from the Germanic language-) in occasional use since the 1970s.

In Dutch

Meaning(s):

-( male name)

In Swedish

Origin: From Old Norse Búi ("dweller", "long-time resident"), originally a medieval byname.

Meaning(s):

-( male name).

In Danish

Origin: Old Norse Búi.

Meaning(s):

-( male name).