Spiro (name)

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Spiro(s) or Spyro(s) (Greek: Σπύρος - with a nominative final s, that is usually dropped when Anglicised) is a male given name fairly common in Greek-speaking population (Greece, Cyprus, Greek diaspora) as well as among the Christians of Lebanon where it is a common first and last name. It is a shortened form of the archaic-sounding Spyridon (Σπυρίδων), which means in ancient Greek "basket used to carry seeds (Σπυρί, grain, seed).

Špiro is also a male Montenegrin name.

People with the surname Spiro include:

People with the given name Spiro include:

Spiros Marangos, Greek footballer

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