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2/28/2019, 2:08 PM Mike C update #102
7/2/2017, 10:39 PM Mike C update #95
10/10/2012, 5:50 PM Mike C update #84
2/12/2007, 1:03 AM Mike C earliest recorded revision

Gender Masculine
Usage Italian
Pronounced Pron. a-meh-REE-go

Meaning & History

Medieval Italian form of EMMERICH. Amerigo Vespucci (1451-1512) was the Italian explorer who gave the continent of America its name (from Americus, the Latin form of his name).