AMEDEO
GENDER: Masculine
USAGE: Italian
Meaning & History
Italian form of AMADEUS. A notable bearer of this name was Amedeo Avogadro (1776-1856), an Italian chemist most famous for the constant that now bears his name: Avogadro's Number. Another famous bearer was the Italian painter and sculptor Amedeo Modigliani (1884-1920).
Related Names
VARIANT: Amadeo
FEMININE FORM: Amedea
OTHER LANGUAGES: Amédée (French), Amadeus (Late Roman), Amadej (Slovene)