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Origin of the name APIO.
Etymology of the name APIO.
Meaning of the baby name APIO.

  

APIO.  African Luo name for the first-born of twins, meaning "the one who comes quickly."  Also spelled Apiyo.

... Twins are considered lucky, but the infants and their parents have to stay in seclusion in their hut for a whole month.  Women neighbours may enter the hut but men may not.  The twin born first is called Apio (the one who comes quickly)... (Eastern Uganda, an Ethnological Survey, Hobley, 1902)

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