[ 3 syll. i-gna-cio, ig-nac-io ] The baby boy name Ignacio is pronounced iyG-NAA-THYow (Spanish) or iyG-NAA-SYow (Spanish-Latin American) †. Ignacio has its origins in the Etrusk language, and it is used largely in English, Italian, and Spanish. Ignacio is a variant form of the Dutch and English Ignatius.
A variant of the name is the Latin and Spanish pet form Iggy.
See also the related form, the Spanish José Ignacio.
Ignacio is an all-time favorite. At present it is still somewhat popular as a baby name for boys, though it was in more widespread use before. At the peak of its usage in 2001, 0.015% of baby boys were named Ignacio. Its ranking then was #620. The baby name has since dropped out of favor, and is in recent times of only very modest use. In 2018, it ranked at #945 with a usage of 0.011%, but it was nevertheless the most popular out of all boy names in its group.
Baby names that sound like Ignacio include Ignacee, Ignacek, Ignacey, Ignaci, Ignacie, Ignacy, Ignado, Ignasi, Ignati, Ignatious, Ignatius, Ignacea, Ignacius, Ignasio, Ignatia, Ignatios, Ignocio, Extanea, Ygnasio, and Ygnocio.
† Pronunciation for Ignacio: IY as in "eat (IY.T)" ; G as in "grin (G.R.IH.N)" ; N as in "knee (N.IY)" ; AA as in "odd (AA.D)" ; TH as in "theme (TH.IY.M)" ; Y as in "you (Y.UW)" ; OW as in "oak (OW.K)" ; S as in "see (S.IY)"