Origin of the name DRAGO.
the name DRAGO.
Meaning of the baby name DRAGO.
DRAGO (Драго). Slavic
name derived from the vocabulary word drago, meaning
"precious." Usage: Croatia, Serbia, Slovenia.
a Slovenian essayist, playwright, and writer. Drago Gabrić,
a Croatian footballer. Drago Ðurić, Ph.D., a Serbian philosopher and
A form of Latin Draco (q.v.), meaning
... Drago de Montacute, who
came over to England with William the Conqueror, in 1066, was the common
ancestor of the Dukes of Montagu and Manchester, and the Earls of
Sandwich and Halifax,... (Royal
Naval Biography, Marshall, v.1, 1823)
DRAKE. Not from the
waterfowl, but from A.-Sax. draca (Latin draco,) a
dragon. Le Dragun, the Anglo-Norman form, occurs in the
H.R., but the nearest approach to this that I have seen in modern times
is Drago, a name which existed at Ely about a century since.
Several families of Drake bear as arms the wyvern, or two-legged
dragon;... (Patronymica Britannica, Lower, 1860)