Telesforo 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 Telesforo mean? Keep reading to find the user submitted meanings, dictionary definitions, and more.

Origin and Meaning of Telesforo

User Submitted Origins

Filipino (Philippines)

User Submitted Meanings

  1. A user from Illinois, U.S. says the name Telesforo means "Derived from the name of the 8th pope (125 -136 AD) after St Peter. St Telesphorus happens to be Greek".
  2. A submission from North Carolina, U.S. says the name Telesforo means "Fire lake" and is of Filipino (Philippines) origin.
  3. A user from the United States says the name Telesforo is of Greek origin and means "The one who brings to fruition, the one who accomplish".
  4. A user from Australia says the name Telesforo is of Greek origin and means "Man from the countryside".
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International Interest
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  1. Telesphoros

Notable Persons Named Telesforo

Notable Persons Named Telesforo

Telesforo Trinidad

Telesforo was born on November 25th, 1890 in New Washington, Aklan. He left this life on May 8th, 1968.

Telesforo Monzon

Telesforo was born on December 1st, 1904. He passed away on March 9th, 1981.

Telesforo Castillejos

Telesforo Castillejos is a Governor of Batanes and GovernorofBatanes. Telesforo was born on January 5th, 1947 in Basco, Batanes.


Fun Facts about the name Telesforo

  • How Popular is the name Telesforo? Telesforo is the 24,682nd most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Telesforo have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2019, the Social Security Administration has recorded 251 babies born with the first name Telesforo in the United States. That's more than enough people named Telesforo to occupy the territory of Pitcairn Islands (United Kingdom) with an estimated population of 66 (as of July 1, 2008).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Telesforo? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1914 when it was given as a first name to 6 new born babies.
  • When was Telesforo first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Telesforo is Wednesday, January 5th, 1876.
  • What year had the most people named Telesforo born? The highest recorded use of the first name Telesforo was in 1933 with a total of 10 babies.
  • Random Telesforo Factoid: According to the 1952 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Telesforo is not a popular baby boy's name in Texas. Imagine that, only 9 babies in Texas have the same name in 1952.
  • Weird things about the name Telesforo: The name spelled backwards is Orofselet. A random rearrangement of the letters in the name (anagram) will give Osleeorft. How do you pronounce that?
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