Meaning and Origin of Cato - FamilyEducation

Meaning and Origin of: Cato

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Boy name origins & meanings:

  • Latin : All-knowing
  • American : Good judgment

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Family name origins & meanings:

  • Variant of Scottish Catto.
  • Spanish and Catalan (Cató) : possibly from a personal name taken with reference to the Roman republican statesman Cato.
  • Swedish : perhaps a soldier’s name, likewise bestowed with reference to Cato, the Roman statesman.