Sixto name meaning

First Name
in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010

Meaning and Origin

What does the name Sixto mean? Keep reading to find the user submitted meanings, dictionary definitions, and more.

Origin and Meaning of Sixto

User Submitted Origins


User Submitted Meanings

  1. A submission from Texas, U.S. says the name Sixto means "Spanish for Sixtus, a latin variation of Xystus, from the greek name Xystos = 'smoothed', ' polished'" and is of Latin origin.
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International Interest
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Notable Persons Named Sixto

Notable Persons Named Sixto

Sixto Rodriguez

Sixto Rodriguez is a rock music, folk music, psychedelic rock, and blues musician. Their career lasted from 1967 to 1973. Sixto was given the name Sixto Diaz Rodriguez on July 10th, 1942 in Detroit, Michigan, U.S. Sixto is also known as Rod Riguez, Rodriguez, and Jesús Rodríguez.

Sixto Durán-Ballén

Sixto Durán-Ballén is a president. His most notable accomplishments were from 1992 to 1996. Sixto was born on July 14th, 1921 in Boston.

Sixto Escobar

Sixto Escobar was a boxer. Sixto was born on March 23rd, 1913 in Barceloneta, Puerto Rico. He died on November 17th, 1979.

Chito S. Roño

Chito S. Roño is a director and writer. He has had major accomplishments since 1986. Chito was given the name Sixto Kayko on April 26th, 1954 in Philippines.

Sixto Lezcano

Sixto Lezcano is a baseball player. Sixto was born on November 28th, 1953 in Arecibo, Puerto Rico.

Sixto Peralta

Sixto Peralta is a soccer player for the Club Atlético Huracán, Racing Club de Avellaneda, Inter Milan, Torino F.C., Ipswich Town F.C., Santos Laguna, Tigres UANL, Club Atlético River Plate, CFR Cluj, Club Deportivo Universidad Católica, C.D. Universidad de Concepción, and Argentina national under-1. Sixto was born on April 16th, 1979 in Comodoro Rivadavia, Argentina.

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Sixto U.S.
  White 3.43% 64.26%
  African American 3.43% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.00% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 0.00% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 92.42% 16.26%

Of Last Name Sixto

People with the last name Sixto are most frequently Hispanic or Latino

Entire United States

Fun Facts about the name Sixto

  • How Popular is the name Sixto? Sixto is the 7,804th most popular name of all time. As a last name Sixto was the 39,659th most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Sixto have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 1,687 babies born with the first name Sixto in the United States. That's more than enough people named Sixto to occupy the territory of Christmas Island (Australia) with an estimated population of 1,462 (as of June 30, 2010).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Sixto? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1915 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Sixto first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Sixto is Friday, March 28th, 1873.
  • What year had the most people named Sixto born? The highest recorded use of the first name Sixto was in 1994 with a total of 37 babies.
  • Random Sixto Factoid: According to the 1982 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Sixto is not a popular baby boy's name in California. Imagine that, only 5 babies in California have the same name in 1982.
  • Weird things about the name Sixto: The name spelled backwards is Otxis. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Itsox. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Sixto? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 554 people with the last name Sixto.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Sixto? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Sixto as their last name since less than 1 person in 526k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!
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