Santiago Name Meaning

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Mexico, Portugal, Spain, Chile, and Italy
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Name of Santiago :
Jaime, Diego, and Santiago are names that's used as the Spanish version of James.
Famous People with
Name Santiago :
Santiago Calatrava is a famous and highly acclaimed sculptor, architect, and structural engineer. He designed the Quadracci Pavilion at the Milwaukee Art Museum, which was his first completed project in the United States. Santiago Ramon y Cajal is a Nobel Prize Winner in "Physiology or Medicine" Santiago Cabrera is a Chilean-British actor best known for his role as Isaac Mendez in the television series "Heroes". He also played Lancelot in BBC Drama series "Merlin".
Variant Names of Santiago:

Sandiago, Sandiego, Santeago, Santiaco And Santigo., Antiago, Sandiago, Sandiego, Saniago, Santago, Santeago, Santiaco, Santiego, Santigo, Santi

Xanti (Basque), Dídac (Catalan), Didacus (Medieval Spanish), Tiago (French and Spanish), Santosh (Sanskrit)

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Popularity Rank :

Santiago name was top ranked at 556 position in American during year 1930and most recently ranked at 127 position in American during year 2015


Name Santiago has been Most Popular throughout the last hundred plus years and ranked at 994 position. 48970 numbers of people were named Santiago so far in last 100 years. (SSA) More about rank of Santiago

Santiago Numerology :
Personality No. 6. People with name Santiago are loving & domestic. They love tranquility & comfort. They are artistic & likes quality. They work well with others & love to discuss things. Person with Santiago having 6 as Personality number love music, tidiness & attires. They are confident & also a good healer. They are charming, intelligent, serene, generous & co-operative. More Numerology

More About Name : Santiago

  • Derived from Spanish santo "saint" combined with Iago, an old Spanish form of JAMES. Santiago de Compostela (Saint James of Compostela) in Spain is a Christian pilgrimage destination that has been popular since the Middle Ages.

Name Analysis of Santiago

Character Analysis of Santiago : Persons with the name Santiago, can be quite ambitious, self-confident, determined and self-reliant and have a strong unyielding willpower and the courage of their convictions. New projects, new ideas and the desire for expansion, all allow the them to go forth with courage, originality and decisiveness.

Love Life of Santiago : Persons stood in a certain shyness and therefore a propensity to hide their thoughts even of an intimate nature.

Name Letter Analysis of Santiago

S : Persons are a real charmer

A : Persons are their own person: ambitious and freethinking

N : Persons are a "think outside the box" kind of person -- creative and original

T : Persons like life in the fast lane

I : Persons are a compassionate person who feels things deeply

A : Persons are their own person: ambitious and freethinking

G : Persons are an intellectually active person with loads of drive and the ability to make things happen

O : Persons know where the moral high ground is, and always try to take it

Astrological (Vedic) Aspect of Name Santiago

Acoording to vedic astrology , Rashi for the name Santiago is Kumbha and Moon sign associated with the name Santiago is Aquarius.

The name Santiago has Air element. Saturn is the Ruling Planet for the name Santiago . The name Santiago having moon sign as Aquarius is represented by The Water Bearer and considered as Fixed .

Normally, people with the name Santiago like to work independently. They are easily able to make friends.

Other name options, having Aquarius moon sign are name starting with : Ga, Gi, Gu, Ge, Go, Sa, Si, Su, Se, So, Sh, Sk, Sl , Sm,Sn, Sp, Sr, St, Sv, Sw, Sy.

Nakshatra (Vedic) of Name Santiago

The name Santiago is suitable for baby born in Shatabhisha nakshatra

Shatabhisha Nakshatra: "Requiring a hundred physicians"

Lord: Rahu (north lunar node)
Symbol : Empty circle, 1,000 flowers or stars
Deity : Varuna, god of cosmic waters, sky and earth
Indian zodiac: 6°40' - 20° Kumbha ; Western zodiac 2°40' - 16° Pisces
Other name options, having Shatabhisha nakashatra are name starting with : Go,  Sa,  Si,  Su.

Famous Name Santiago

  • Santiago Román

    was a Cuban filmmaker. He wrote and directed many documentaries about Cuban and American culture. His "nervous montage" technique of using "found materials," such as Hollywood movie clips, cartoons, and photographs[1], is considered a precursor to the modern video clip.He studied in the United States but in the mid-1940s returned to Cuba, where he worked as a music archivist in a television station and participated in Communist Party activities.[1] After the Cuban Revolution he became a founding member of the Cuban Film Institute (ICAIC) and directed its weekly Latin American Newsreel.[2]


  • Cirio Santiago

    was a prolific Filipino film producer, director, writer and cinematographer. He also uses the screen names: Cirio Santiago and Leonard Hermes.In the 1970s, he directed English-language films, some of which portrayed black actors and actresses as action heroes. He is known for the films such as Savage! (film) (1973), T.N.T. Jackson (1975) and Firehawk (1993). In the 1980s, he focused on creating low-budget Vietnam war movies. He had worked with U.S. producer, Roger Corman and U.S. directors namely Jonathan Demme, Joe Dante and Carl Franklin. In 1995, he became the president of the Philippines Film Development Fund, a position appointed to him by the then President Fidel V. Ramos, to improve the quality of Filipino films and also to encourage the production of foreign movies on location in the Philippines. Santiago died September 26, 2008 from lung cancer.


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