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GenderMasculine
UsageItalian

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).
VariantAmadeo
Feminine FormAmedea
Other Languages & CulturesAmédée French Amadeus Late Roman Amadej Slovene

Categories

Belgian royal family
Entry updated July 1, 2008   Contribute