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Giacomo Ricci is an Italian racing driver. Ricci began his car racing career by driving in the German-based Formula BMW ADAC series in 2001 and 2002, with a best finish of seventh in the drivers' championship.
lilolaf  2/3/2017
According to ( Giacomo ranked 428th place in Switzerland (1997).
lilolaf  2/3/2017
My full name is Giacomo but everyone calls me Jake or Jack; especially when I'm in an English speaking country. I don't like "James" used for Giacomo: It sounds so different from the original version of my name. Jim or Jimmy are also so far from my original name and I dislike them. In Italian as nicknames for Giacomo we have: Giacomino, Giaco, Giachi and Mino. Giacobbe and Jacopo are another forms of Giacomo, because they have the same etymology and the same meaning.
Jake Fax  6/21/2016
Giacomo is a character in the 'Baten Kaitos' series. His voice is provided by Yuri Lowenthal in English.
― Anonymous User  10/19/2015
The pronunciation first given was correct. The "i" is only there to make the G pronounced as "j" rather than as a hard "g."
Kosta  3/2/2015
The name Giacomo was given to 38 baby boys born in the US in 2012.
Oohvintage  7/20/2013
It's harsh sounding. I wish I liked it, though, because I love Puccini's operas.
Koenigin der Nacht  10/18/2012
Giacomo Savelli was the birthname of Pope Honorius IV (Pontificate between 1285-1287).
CarolinW  6/12/2012
Giacomo della Chiesa was the birthname of Pope Benedict XV (Pontificate between 1914-1922).
CarolinW  6/11/2012
The Italian pronunciation which is currently listed is correct except for the beginning.


As you see, it starts with "Gia" (equaling: Jyah). There is no "JAH" in the Italian language. Without the "I" (key to the whole sound) it would simply be "Ga"-- the "G" would then be hard, "Gah." Let us continue. "O" is as usual, "O," for both found in the ending "Como."
Francesca  9/14/2011
Giacomo Balla (1871-1958) was an Italian painter.
― Anonymous User  9/6/2011
Giacomo was the horse who won the 2005 Kentucky Derby.
― Anonymous User  3/25/2009
Giacomo was the name of the jester in the 1955 movie "The Court Jester."
canuckflame  6/12/2008
Giacomo Leopardi (Recanati, the Marches, June 29, 1798 – Naples, June 14, 1837) was an extremely famous Italian poet, essayist, philosopher, and philologist. Along with Dante Alighieri, he's considered to be one of Italy's greatest poets. His most notable works are the "Operette morali", the "Zibaldone" and the "Canti"; "L'infinito" ("The Infinite") is his best-known idyll.
Quainquie  5/16/2008
Giacomo is the name of Sting's son.
jasmineenimsaj  3/19/2008
If I'm correct, Giacomo was the real name of Casanova.
dreadfulxsorry  1/27/2007
Giacomo is indeed the first name of Casanova, his birthname was Giacomo Girolamo Casanova de Seingalt.
renee06  5/8/2008
Famous bearer is Giacomo Puccini, an Italian opera composer.
― Anonymous User  3/26/2006
I'm ninety-nine percent sure that Giacomo was the first name of the Italian lothario Casanova.
hana  1/27/2006

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