Given Name PROSPERO

GENDER: Masculine
USAGE: Italian
PRONOUNCED: PRAW-spe-ro   [details]

Meaning & History

Italian form of PROSPER. This was the name of the shipwrecked magician in 'The Tempest' (1611) by Shakespeare.

Categories

Shakespearian characters
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Prosper (English), Prosper (French), Prosperus (Late Roman), Próspero (Spanish)
SAME SPELLING: Próspero