Hermenegildo - Meaning of Hermenegildo
[ syll. her-me-ne-gil-do, he-rmenegi-ldo ] The baby boy name Hermenegildo is pronounced as HH-ERMAHNIHJHIHLDOW †. Hermenegildo is a Portuguese and Spanish name of Gothic origin. The name is of the meaning immense tribute; complete sacrifice. A two-element name, it is derived from the elements 'ermen' meaning whole, immense, universal ; 'gild' sacrifice, tribute. The name was borne by Saint Hermenigild (564-585), who was the son of the Visigothic king Leovigild; his martyrdom was the catalyst in the conversion of the Visigoths from Arianism to Catholicism. The name Hermenegilda is the female form of Hermenegildo.
Hermenegildo is not regularly used as a baby name for boys. It is not listed in the top 1000 names.
A baby name that sounds like Hermenegildo is the name Hermenegild (German).
† approx English pronunciation for Hermenegildo: HH as in "he (HH.IY)" ; ER as in "hurt (HH.ER.T)" ; M as in "me (M.IY)" ; AH as in "mud (M.AH.D)" ; N as in "knee (N.IY)" ; IH as in "it (IH.T)" ; JH as in "joy (JH.OY)" ; L as in "lay (L.EY)" ; D as in "day (D.EY)" ; OW as in "oak (OW.K)"