Portuguese names are used in Portugal, Brazil, Mozambique, Angola and Cape Verde. Portuguese is a romance language, and Portuguese names follow suit, having an exotic and dramatic flair about them. Baby names are taken very seriously in Portugal, and you will not find spelling variations, nicknames or ultra-trendy names there. Our Portuguese baby names list contains popularity information, pronunciations and accurate origin and meanings data along with historical tidbits and unique pop culture references for each baby name. If you’re looking to honor your heritage, peruse our collection of common Portuguese names for boys and girls.