[ 4 syll. a-me-ri-cus, am-eric-us ] The baby boy name Americus is also used as a girl name. It is pronounced as AHMEHRihKAHS †. Americus is used predominantly in the Latinized language and it is derived from Italian origins. Americus is a variant of the name Amerigo (Italian).
Americus is unusual as a baby name for boys. It is not listed in the top 1000 names.
† English pronunciation for Americus: AH as in "mud (M.AH.D)" ; M as in "me (M.IY)" ; EH as in "ebb (EH.B)" ; R as in "race (R.EY.S)" ; IH as in "it (IH.T)" ; K as in "key (K.IY)" ; S as in "see (S.IY)"