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Updated: Jul 11, 2024 | 👁️ 1 Views | 🔊 14 Pronunciations
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Gender: Male

Origin: Spanish

Meaning: Vato is a masculine Spani...

Pronunciation: VAH-toh, /ˈvɑːtoʊ/, V AE T OW

Popularity Rank: #73,624

On this page:

  • 1. Vato Meaning
  • 2. Vato Pronunciation Guide
  • 3. Record your pronunciation of Vato
  • 4. Translations of Vato
  • 5. Vato Name Popularity
  • 6. Famous People with Name Vato
  • 7. Vato Name Poster
  • 8. Names similar to Vato

Vato Meaning

Originating from Mexican Spanish slang, Vato is a term used colloquially to refer to a fellow man or friend.

Vato also means "Vato is a masculine Spanish name meaning 'dude' or 'guy'.".

Vato is commonly found in United States of America, Mexico, France, and 43 more countries.

Vato Pronunciation Guide

Phonetic Pronunciation: VAH-toh

IPA (International Phonetic Alphabet): /ˈvɑːtoʊ/

ARPAbet phonetic pronunciation: V AE T OW

V: Pronounce as in "van" (V AE N)

AE: Pronounce as in "cat" (K AE T)

T: Pronounce as in "top" (T AA P)

OW: Pronounce as in "go" (G OW)

This pronunciation guide uses the ARPABET system, a phonetic notation developed by the Advanced Research Projects Agency (ARPA) for speech recognition systems. Each ARPABET symbol corresponds to a distinct sound in English. For example, 'JH' represents the sound as in 'joke,' 'AA' represents the sound as in 'father,' and 'N' represents the sound as in 'no.'

The pronunciation guide was generated using the CMU Pronouncing Dictionary, a public domain resource for phonetic pronunciations of words.

How to pronounce Vato?

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Translations of Vato

Vato Name Popularity

At NamesLook, the name Vato is recorded 357 times globally, ranking it as the 73,624th most common name worldwide.

Vato is most prevalent in United States of America, with 77 occurrences, making it the 20,546th most popular name in the country.

In Georgia, the name Vato is found among 1 in every 668 people, showcasing its highest frequency there.

Vato Popularity by Country

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United States of America#20,5461 : 23,495
Mexico#12,4141 : 19,583
France#22,9141 : 39,515
Georgia#5341 : 668
Germany#11,1701 : 15,944

List of countries the name Vato is rarely found

Famous People with Name Vato

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Vato Name Poster

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Names similar to Vato


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