If you are expecting a baby at home, there will surely be many preparations that you should be thinking about. Toys, clothes, cribs, pacifiers, you may even be thinking about its future and, without a doubt, about the name it will bear. There are a wide variety of baby names and many options to choose from. It may be that some of them catch your attention more. Visit our post on original names or rare names to learn more details. This time we are going to explain the meaning of Sergio .

Etymology of the name of Sergio:

According to anthroponymic studies, it is considered that the name Sergio comes from ancient times, although its origin is really uncertain. It is considered that it may have relations with the 35 ancient Roman tribes , where the Sergia Tribe is listed. The name’s popularity has continued through the years. Saint Sergius of Cappadocia or Saint Sergius of Caesarea is known, a monk martyr of the persecution of Diocletian during the third century. Sergius of Radonezh was a Russian starets, anchorite monk, higumen, and thaumaturge who founded the Sergiyev Posad monastery in the 14th century during medieval Russia. Sergio is the variant of the name in Spanish and Italian.


Serchio in Aragonese, Serkhio in Armenian, Serxu in Asturian, Siarhei in Belarusian, Sergi in Catalan, Sergej in Slovak, Serge in French and English, Serxio in Galician, Serijote in Hebrew, Szergej in Hungarian, Seruhio in Japanese, Sergius in Latin , Sergiusz in Polish, Sérgio in Portuguese, Serguéi in Russian, Srdjan in Serbian, Serhat in Turkish, Serhij in Ukrainian, Sergiuin Romanian and Sardinian, Sierz in Latvian, Sergas in Lithuanian. The feminine variant of this name can be Sergia.

Famous people named Sergio:

  • Serge Leone

    • Italian screenwriter, producer and director : born in Rome in 1929. He is considered one of the most famous directors of cinema during the 20th century and known for his making of films in the spaghetti western genre. The son of film artists, from a young age he was interested in production and from a young age he entered the film industry as an assistant until he produced his own films. He is the winner of the David Award for best director, and the Nastro d’Argento Award.
  • Sergio Aragones Domenech

    • Spanish and Mexican comic artist : born in San Mateo, Castellón in 1973. He studied architecture at the National Autonomous University of Mexico, but devoted himself to drawing. Enchanted by comics, he produced his first original comic which was initially published in the United States. He currently works as a cartoonist for MAD magazine where he publishes short jokes and drawings.
  • Sergio Santos Mendes

    • Brazilian singer-songwriter and musician : he was born in Niterói, Rio de Janeiro in 1941. He is considered one of the greatest referents of Brazilian music at an international level. He started out playing piano with an interest in classical music and over the years experimented with jazz, funk and bossa nova while playing in nightclubs. It twice won the Latin Grammy Award and was nominated for the Oscar Award for Best Original Song for an Animated Film. He also obtained the medal of the Order of Cultural Merit.

General characteristics of the most famous people named Sergio:

In general, they are lively, cheerful, smiling people with an admirable disposition towards life. They find happiness in little things and know how to maintain a positive attitude towards life. They are generous, understanding, empathic. They tend to have a strength of spirit that leads them to go after the adventure they need to feel complete. They are not static people, they are usually volatile with respect to their dreams and desires but when it comes to a promise they will do everything in their power to enforce the given word. They are uncomfortable with lies, deceit and dishonesty. They are persevering, bold and of great ingenuity.