Meaning and Origin of: Tadeo

Boy name origins & meanings

  • Latin : Courageous; praiser

Family name origins & meanings

  • Spanish : from a vernacular form of the personal name Thaddeus. This is the name ascribed in St. Mark’s Gospel to one of Christ’s disciples, referred to elsewhere as Judas son of James. It represents an Aramaic form Thaddai, which is probably of Hebrew origin, meaning ‘beloved’.