The name Theo is primarily a male name of Greek origin that means Gift Of God, Divine Gift.Theo is the short form of the name Theodore or Theodorus, but has become much more popular on its own. Theo Van Gogh was the brother of artist Vincent Van Gogh and recipient of many of his works. Theo Geisel was more commonly known as the author Dr. Seuss. Theo van Doesburg was an artist of the De Stijl art movement. Theo Epstein is an American baseball executive, whose most notable win many consider to be believed the 2016 World Series win by the Chicago Cubs. Fictional characters named Theo include Theo Kojak from the Kojak tv show, Theo Faron from the book and movie The Children of Men. Theo Raeken was a character from the television series Teen Wolf.