Diego

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Spanish.

Proper noun[edit]

Diego

  1. A male given name borrowed from Spanish.

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Italian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Spanish, abbreviation of Santiago, from from Latin Sanctus Iacobus (Saint James).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈdjɛɡo/
  • Hyphenation: Die‧go

Proper noun[edit]

Diego m

  1. A male given name

Portuguese[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Diego m

  1. A male given name

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Santiago, from Latin Sanctus Iacobus (Saint James).

The name Diego is sometimes alternatively (erroneously) thought to derive from the Latin name Didacus.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈdjeɡo/, [ˈd̪jeɣo]

Proper noun[edit]

Diego m

  1. A male given name, thought to be a diminutive of Santiago or, most likely, a contraction of the preposition "de" (of) + "Iago" (Galician for Jacob, which is pronounced "d'Iago").

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