Name: Indio

Origin and Meaning of the Name Indio

  • Meaning:
    Indian, indigenous people
  • Origin:
  • Gender:
    Both
  • Pronunciation:
    (IN dee o)
  • Form of:
    Itself (Indio)
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Miscellaneous Info for Indio

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  • Used in:
    English speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    For many Mexicans, "indio" is a racist/classist insult. It can be interpreted as slang to mean one who is of a lower socio-economic class and undesirable.

    Indio is a town in southern California. Actor Robert Downey, Jr. has a son named Indio, after this town.
The name meaning of Indio and the name origin of Indio have been reviewed by our name experts.