Theo is a positively adorable name for a baby boy. This Greek name meaning, “God given” is perfect for any little boy. In German it means “bold people,” but the Greek meaning sure is awesome. Boys named Theo are said to have a deep inner desire to inspire others. They
are creative and love the arts. They tend to be very active and involved in many projects. Theo can be short for Theodore or simply a name all by itself. Over time the popularity has risen quite a bit in recent years. It seems that the older names like George, Henry, and Theo are coming back in style. In 2017 Today.com had Theodore listed as the 5th most popular boy name. Theo is a super cute shorter version of that very popular name.