Diego

The Spanish form of James. Possibly a short form of Santiago. Diego Rivera, the Mexican painter and muralist, is a namesake. Also a place name for both the island of Diego Garcia and San Diego, California. Widely used among Hispanic parents.

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Famous Diegos
Diego Maradona (Argentine Soccer Hall of Famer)
Don Diego de Vargas (Spanish explorer)
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