Lido is a predominantly female name of Italian origin that means 'beach'. The meaning of Lido is based on an island made of sand directly across from Venice. It started getting adopted into various cultures and languages all over the world. Another spelling variation of the name is Lito. As time went by, more people around the world started adopting it as a family name and not just a first name. The surname Lido started popping up in the US and the UK between the years 1880 and 1920. The highest population of families with the surname Liddie registered in 1880 was in South Carolina. It is believed that people named Lido are often very attractive but naive individuals who are caring and often get their kindness taken for granted. A notable celebrity with the name is Lido Vieri, a former Italian soccer manager, and former soccer player.