Italian Submitted Names

Italian names are used in Italy and other Italian-speaking regions such as southern Switzerland. See also about Italian names.
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ABACO m Italian (Rare)
Variant of ABACUCCO. It concides with the Italian word for abacus, a calculating tool that was in use in the ancient Near East, Europe, China, and Russia, centuries before the adoption of the written Hindu–Arabic numeral system.
ÀBBACU m Sicilian
Sicilian form of HABACUC.
ABBONDIA f Italian (Rare)
Feminine form of ABBONDIO.
ABBONDIO m Italian
Italian form of ABUNDIUS. Don Abbondio (a priest) is one of the main characters in 1827 Italian masterpiece 'The Betrothed' by Alessandro Manzoni.
ABBONTIU m Sicilian
Sicilian form of ABUNDIUS.
ABBRAMU m Sicilian
Sicilian form of ABRAHAM.
ABBUNDANZIO m Sicilian
Masculine form of Abbundanzia.
ABBUNNANZIA f Sicilian
Sicilian form of ABUNDANTIA.
ABDERO m Italian (Rare), Portuguese (Rare), Spanish (Modern, Rare)
Italian, Portuguese and Spanish form of ABDEROS.
ABELA f Italian, Provençal, Niçard
Italian feminine form of ABELE and Niçard feminine form of ABEL.
ABELARDA f Italian (Rare), Spanish (Rare), Provençal, Niçard
Italian and Spanish feminine form of ABELARDO and Niçard feminine form of ABELART.
ABERCIO m Italian, Spanish
Italian and Spanish form of Abercius (see ABERKIOS).
ABIGAILLE f Italian (Rare), Theatre
Italian form of ABIGAIL, used for a character in Verdi's opera 'Nabucco' (1842).
ABRAMA f & m English (Rare), Indonesian (Rare), Italian (Archaic)
Variant or feminine form of Abram and ABRAMO.
ABRIELE f & m Brazilian (Rare), Italian (Rare)
Italian form of AVRIEL and a Brazilian variant of ABRIELLE and ABRIELA.
ABUNDANTIA f Roman Mythology, Late Roman, Italian
Feminine form of ABUNDANTIUS. She was the Roman personification of abundance, prosperity and good fortune, portrayed as distributing grain and money from a cornucopia... [more]
ABUNDANZIO m Italian
Italian form of ABUNDANTIUS.
ACACIO m Galician, Italian
Galician and Italian form of AKAKIOS.
ACARIO m Italian (Archaic)
From Latin acharis meaning "ungrateful". It is known because of Saint Acario di Noyon e Turnai.
ACCURSIA f Sicilian (Rare)
Feminine form of ACCURSIO.
ACCURSIO m Sicilian (Rare)
Italian name derived from ACCORSO and short form of Bonaccurso.
ACEPSIMA m Italian
Italian form of Acepsimas (see AKEPSIMAS).
ACESANDRO m Italian
Italian form of ACESANDER.
ACESSIMA m Italian
Diminutive of ACEPSIMA.
ACHEO m Italian
Italian form of Achaios via ACHAEUS.
ACHILLEA f Italian
Feminine form of ACHILLE. It is also the botanical name of the genus of flowering plants (Yarrow).
ACHILLEO m Italian
Italian form of ACHILLEUS. ... [more]
ACHILLI m Sicilian
Sicilian form of ACHILLE.
ACHIROPITA f Italian (Rare)
Taken from the title of the Virgin Mary Maria Santissima Achiropita, this name is typically and predominantly found in the province of Cosenza, in the Calabria region in Southern Italy.
ACILINU m Sicilian
Diminutive of ACILIU.
ACILIO m Italian (Rare, Archaic), Portuguese (Rare)
Italian and Portuguese form of ACILIUS.
ACILIU m Sicilian
Of uncertain origin and meaning.
ADALARDO m Italian
Italian form of ADALHARD.
ADALBERTA f Polish, Hungarian (Germanized, Rare), Sicilian
Polish and Hungarian feminine form of ADALBERT and Sicilian feminine form of ADALBERTU.
ADALBERTU m Corsican (Archaic), Sicilian
Sicilian and Medieval Corsican form of ADALBERT.
ADALINA f Sicilian
Contracted form of ADALINDA.
ADALINDA f Medieval German, Sicilian
Derived from the Germanic elements adal "noble" and lind "linden tree, lime; shield (made of lime wood); gentle, soft".
ADALISA f Italian
Combination of ADA and LISA.
ADAMARIA f Italian (Rare)
Combination of ADA and MARIA.
ADAUTO m Italian, Spanish, Portuguese
Italian, Spanish and Portuguese form of ADAUCTUS. A bearer of this name was Adauto Puñales (1935-2009), a former Uruguayan politician.
ADAUTTO m Italian
Variant of ADAUTO.
ADAUTTU m Sicilian
Sicilian form of ADAUCTUS.
ADDAMU m Sicilian
Sicilian form of ADAM.
ADDOLORATA f Neapolitan, Italian
Taken from the title of the Virgin Mary Maria Santissima Addolorata, the name literally means "sorrowful" (from Italian addolorata, the feminine form of the adjective addolorato)... [more]
ADDOLORATO m Italian
Masculine form of ADDOLORATA.
ADDU m Sicilian
Sicilian form of ADO.
ADDULURATA f Sicilian
Sicilian form of ADDOLORATA.
ADELAIDI f Sicilian
Sicilian form of ADELAIDE.
ADELAISA f Italian
Italian form of ADELAIDE.
ADELASIA f Medieval Italian, Theatre, Italian, Sardinian
Medieval Italian variant of ADELAIDE. ... [more]
ADELASIO m Italian
Masculine form of ADELASIA.
ADELCHI m Italian (Rare), Medieval Italian
Italian form of ADELGIS. Adelchi was an associate king of the Lombards from August 759, reigning with his father, Desiderius, until their deposition in June 774... [more]
ADELELMO m Italian, Spanish, Portuguese (Brazilian)
Italian, Spanish and (Brazilian) Portuguese form of Adelhelm via ADELELMUS.... [more]
ADELFIA f Italian
Feminine form of ADELFO via the variant Adelfio.
ADELFO m Italian
Italian form of ADELPHUS.
ADELI f Sicilian
Sicilian form of ADELE.
ADELIO m Italian, Spanish
Italian and Spanish masculinization of ADELIA.... [more]
ADELISA f Italian
Elaboration of ADELE by way of adding the suffix -isa.
ADELISO m Italian (Rare)
Masculine form of ADELISA.
ADELMO m Italian, Spanish (Latin American)
Derived from the Old High German name elements ath, which is of uncertain origin and meaning, and helm "helmet; protection".
ADELUZZA f Sicilian
Diminutive of ADELINA.
ADEODATO m Italian, Spanish, Portuguese
Italian, Spanish and Portuguese form of ADEODATUS.
ADEODATU m Sicilian
Sicilian form of ADEODATUS.
ADIGE m & f Italian (Archaic)
Name of an Italian river that runs through the regions of Trentino-Alto-Adige-Südtirol and Veneto.
ADILASIA f Sicilian
Sicilian form of ADELASIA.
ADINA f Italian
Diminutive of ADA.
ADIUTO m Italian (Rare)
From the Latin adiutus meaning "help", in this case referring to divine assistance in a Christian context. ... [more]
ADMETA f Italian
Feminine form of ADMETO.
ADMETO m Italian (Rare), Portuguese (African, Rare), Theatre
Italian, Portuguese and Spanish form of ADMETUS.
ADO m Italian
Masculine form of ADA.
ADOLFU m Corsican (Archaic), Sicilian
Corsican and Sicilian form of ADOLPH.
ADONIA m Dutch, German, Italian, Swedish
Dutch, German, Italian and Swedish form of 'Adoniyah (see ADONIJAH) via its hellenized form ADONIAS.
ADORATO m Italian (Archaic)
Masculine form of ADORATA.
ADORAZIONE f Italian
Italian form of the feminine given name ADORACIÓN.
ADORNA f Italian (Rare)
Feminine form of ADORNO.
ADORNO m Italian
Means "adorned" in Italian.
ADRASTO m Galician, Italian, Spanish, Portuguese
Galician, Italian, Spanish and Portuguese form of Adrastus (see ADRASTOS).
ADRI f & m Italian, English, Spanish, French, Danish, Portuguese
Diminutive of ADRIAN, ADRIANA, and other names beginning with Adri.
ADRIA f Italian
Possibly a Latinized form of AUDREY.
ADRIANU m Sicilian, Sardinian, Corsican
Sicilian, Sardinian and Corsican form of Hadrianus (see HADRIAN).
ADRIELE m Italian
Italian form of ADRIEL.
ADRIO m Italian (Tuscan, Rare)
Masculine form of ADRIA.
ADRIU m Sicilian
Contracted form of ADRIANU.
ADUA f Tigrinya (Italianized, Rare), Italian (Rare)
Italian form of ዓድዋ also spelled Adwa or Aduwa. This is an Ethiopian town whose name means "village of Awa (people)" in Tigrinya.... [more]
ADUNI m Sicilian
Variant of ADONI.
ADURATA f Sicilian
Sicilian form of ADORATA.
ADURATU m Sicilian
Sicilian form of ADORATO.
AEDONA f Italian (Rare), Russian (Rare), Ukrainian (Rare)
Italian, Russian and Ukrainian form of AËDON.
AFAREO m Italian, Spanish
Italian and Spanish form of APHAREUS.
AFRANIO m Italian, Spanish
Italian and Spanish form of AFRANIUS.
AFRO m Italian
Means "African" in Italian. A known bearer was artist Afro Basaldella (1912-1976).
AFRODISIO m Italian (Archaic), Spanish
Italian and Spanish form of Aphrodisius (see APHRODISIOS).
AGABO m Italian
Italian form of AGABUS.
AGAPIO m Italian (Rare), Spanish (Rare)
Italian and Spanish form of AGAPIOS.
AGAPITU m Sicilian
Sicilian form of AGAPITOS.
AGARITA f Italian
Variant of AGAR.
ÀGATA f Catalan, Sardinian, Sicilian
Catalan, Sardinian and Sicilian form of AGATHA. The name coincides with Catalan àgata "agate".
AGATANGELA f Italian
Italian feminine form of AGATHANGELOS.
AGATELLA f Italian
Diminutive of AGATA.
AGATINA f Italian
Diminutive of AGATA.
AGATO m Italian
Masculine form of AGATA.
AGATOCLIA f Italian (Rare), Spanish (Rare)
The name of a saint, the patron saint of Mequinenza, derived from αγαθος (agathos) meaning "good" and κλεος (kleos) meaning "glory".
AGATODORO m Italian, Spanish, Portuguese
Italian Spanish and Portuguese form of AGATHODORUS via AGATHODOROS.
ÀGATU m Sicilian
Sicilian form of AGATHIOS.
AGATUCCIA f Medieval Italian, Italian (Rare)
Medieval Italian diminutive of AGATA, as -uccia is an Italian feminine diminutive suffix.... [more]
AGAZIA f Italian (Archaic)
Italian feminine form of AGAZIO.
AGAZIO m Italian
Italian form of AGATHIOS.
AGENORE m Italian
Italian form of AGENOR.
AGESANDRO m Italian (Archaic), Spanish, Portuguese
Italian, Spanish and Portuguese form of AGESANDER.
AGESILAO m Italian
Italian form of AGESILAUS.
AGGEO m Italian
Italian form of Haggai.
AGHINOLFO m Italian
Italian form of AGINOLF.
AGILBERTO m Italian
Italian form of AGILBERT.
AGILOLFO m Italian, Portuguese
Italian and Portuguese form of AGILULF.
AGILULFO m Italian, Spanish, Portuguese
Spanish form of AGILULF and Italian and Portuguese variant of AGILOLFO.
AGIO m Italian (Archaic)
Means "ease" in Italian.... [more]
AGNELLA f Neapolitan, Hungarian
Feminine form of AGNELLO.
AGNELLO m Italian
From Italian agnello "lamb", given either as a nickname for a meek and mild person or as a personal name, which was popular because the lamb led to the slaughter was a symbol of the suffering innocence of Christ.
AGNESI f Sicilian
Sicilian form of AGNESE.
AGREO m Italian, Spanish
Italian and Spanish form of AGREUS.
AGRICOLA m & f Ancient Roman, Italian (Rare)
Means "farmer; grower" in Latin from ager; agri meaning "field, land" combined with the verb colere meaning "to cultivate; to grow".... [more]
AGUINALDO m Spanish, Portuguese (Brazilian), Italian (Archaic)
From the Latin expression hoc in anno meaning "during this year". Aguinaldo in Spain and Latin America is the thirteen salary. It is also a folk genre of Christmas music based on an archaic form of Spanish Christmas carols (also called villancicos).
AGUSTINU m Corsican (Archaic), Sicilian
Corsican and Sicilian form of AUGUSTINUS.
AIACE m Italian
Italian form of AJAX.
AICA f Italian
From the Germanic element ag, possibly meaning "edge" or "sharp".
AIMO m Italian
Variant of AIMONE.
AIMONE m Italian
Italian form of HAIMO. This name was borne by Aimone, Duke of Aosta, an Italian royal who briefly reigned as King of Croatia during World War II.
ÀITA f Sicilian
Sicilian form of AGATHA.
AITANO m Neapolitan
Neapolitan form of GAETAN.
ÀJITA f Sicilian
Variant of ÀITA.
ALADINA f Italian (Rare)
Italian feminine form of ALADDIN.
ALADINO m Italian (Rare), Spanish
Italian and Spanish form of ALADDIN.
ALAGIA f Medieval Italian, Italian (Archaic)
Possibly a variant of ALASIA, short form of ADELASIA. The Genoese noblewoman Alàgia dei Fieschi, who Dante praises in his 'Purgatorio' (c.1318), was a niece of Pope Adrian V and the wife of Dante's friend Moroello III Malaspina.
ALARICO m Galician, Italian, Spanish, Portuguese
Galician, Italian, Spanish and Portuguese form of ALARIC.
ALASTORE m Italian
Italian form of Alastor.
ALAVIVO m Italian, Spanish
Italian and Spanish form of ALAVIVUS.
ALBACHIARA f Italian
Combination of Alba and CHIARA. Use of this name is most likely influenced by the song 'Albachiara' by Vasco Rossi.
ALBANU m Corsican, Sicilian
Corsican and Sicilian form of ALBANUS.
ALBERTINU m Sicilian
Sicilian form of Albertinus.
ALBERTU m Corsican, Sardinian, Sicilian
Corsican, Sardinian and Sicilian form of ALBERT.
ALBINU m Corsican (Archaic), Sicilian
Corsican and Sicilian form of ALBIN.
ALBOINO m Italian, Spanish
Italian and Spanish form of ALBOIN.
ALBUZZA f Sicilian
Diminutive of ALBINA.
ALCANDRO m Italian
Italian form of Alkandros via ALCANDER.
ALCEO m Italian, Galician, Spanish
Italian, Galician and Spanish form of ALCAEUS.
ALCESTE f & m French, Italian
French and Italian masculine and feminine form of ALCESTIS.
ALCESTI f Sicilian (Rare)
Italian form of ALCESTIS.
ALCEU m Catalan, Portuguese, Romanian, Sicilian
Catalan, Portuguese, Romanian and Sicilian form of ALCAEUS. Known bearers of this name include Brazilian writer and journalist Alceu Amoroso Lima (1893-1983) and Brazilian soccer player Alceu Rodrigues Simoni Filho (b... [more]
ALCIDI m Sicilian
Sicilian form of ALCIDE.
ALCIONE f Portuguese, Portuguese (Brazilian), Italian
Portuguese and Italian form of ALCYONE. This name is borne by Brazilian samba singer Alcione Dias Nazareth.
ALCIONEO m Italian, Spanish
Italian and Spanish form of ALCYONEUS.
ALDEBRANDO m Italian
Italian form of ALDEBRANDUS.
ALDERICA f Italian
Feminine form of ALDERICO.
ALDERICO m Italian
Italian form of ALDRIC.
ALDERICU m Sicilian
Sicilian form of ALDERICO.
ALDOBRANDO m Italian
Italian form of ALDEBRAND.
ALDU m Sicilian
Sicilian form of ALDO.
ALDUZZA f Sicilian
Diminutive of Alda.
ALEANDRA f Italian (Tuscan)
Tuscan variant of LEANDRA.
ALEANDRO m Italian (Tuscan)
Tuscan variant of LEANDRO.
ALEARDA f Italian
Feminine form of ALEARDO.
ALEARDO m Italian
Italian form of ADELARDO.
ALEARDU m Sicilian
Sicilian form of ALEARDO.
ALEO m Italian, Spanish (Rare)
Italian and Spanish form of ALEUS.
ALESS f Italian
Diminutive of ALESSANDRA.
ALESSANDRIA f Italian
Italian form of ALEXANDRIA.
ALESSANDRU m Sardinian, Sicilian
Sardinian form of ALEXANDER and Sicilian variant of ALISSANDRU.
ALESSIANO m Italian
Italian form of ALEXIAN.
ALESSIU m Sicilian
Sicilian form of ALESSIO.
ALESSO m Italian
Variant of ALESSIO.
ALFESIBEA f Italian, Polish
Italian and Polish form of ALPHESIBOEA.
ALFIA f Italian, Russian
Feminine form of ALFIO.
ALFIU m Sicilian
Sicilian form of ALFIO.
ALFONSA f Spanish, Italian, Polish, Sicilian
Spanish and Italian feminine form of ALFONSO and Polish feminine form of ALFONS.
ALFONSU m Maltese (Rare), Corsican (Archaic), Sardinian, Sicilian
Maltese, Corsican, Sardinian and Sicilian form of ALFONS.
ALFREDU m Sicilian
Sicilian form of ALFRED.
ALIDEA f Italian
Elaboration of ALIDA and ALIDE.
ALIPIO m Italian, Spanish
Italian and Spanish form of ALYPIUS.
ALISSANDRU m Sicilian
Sicilian form of ALEXANDER.
ALISSIA f Sicilian
Sicilian form of ALESSIA.
ALMERINA f Italian (Rare)
Feminine form of Almerino.
ALMO m Italian
Italian form of Almos via its latinized form ALMUS.
ALOISU m Sicilian
Sicilian form of ALOISIO.
ALRIGO m Italian
Italian variant of HENRY.
ALTO m Spanish, Portuguese, English, Italian, German, Dutch
Means "loud, tall, high" in Spanish, Portuguese, and Italian. Means "old, older" in German. From Latin altus 'high, deep, profound'. Possibly influenced by the Portuguese surname that originated as a nickname for a 'big man', or from the English word referring to 'the musical part or section', or the German saint Alto of Altomünster, or as a diminutive or variant of ALTON.
ALUIGI m Italian
Variant of ALOISIO (see ALOYSIUS).
ALUZZA f Sicilian
Diminutive of ALINA.
ALVARO m Italian
Italian form of ÁLVARO.
AMABILE m & f Italian (Rare), French (Rare), Walloon (Rare), Dutch (Rare)
Italian form of AMABILIS and also rare French form of AMABILIS. The name is unisex in Italy and strictly feminine in the francophone world... [more]
AMADEA f Late Roman, German, Italian, Sicilian, Hungarian, Galician, Polish, Slovene
Late Roman and German feminine form of AMADEUS, Italian and Galician feminine form of AMADEO, Sicilian feminine form of AMADEU, Hungarian and Polish feminine form of AMADEUSZ and Slovene variant of AMADEJA.
AMADEU m Catalan, Occitan, Aragonese, Sicilian, Corsican, Galician
Catalan, Occitan, Aragonese, Sicilian, Corsican, and Portuguese form of AMADEUS and Galician variant of AMADEO.
AMADORA f Italian (Rare), Spanish (Rare), Galician, Portuguese (Rare)
Feminine form of AMADORE (Italian) and AMADOR (Spanish, Galician, Portuguese).
AMALARICO m Italian, Spanish, Portuguese
Italian, Spanish and Portuguese form of AMALARIC.
AMALASUNTA f Italian
Italian form of AMALASUINTHA.
AMALINA f Sicilian
Diminutive of AMALIA.
AMALIUZZA f Sicilian
Diminutive of AMALIA.
AMALTEA f Catalan (Rare), Italian (Rare), Spanish (Rare)
Catalan, Italian and Spanish form of AMALTHEA.
AMANTE m Filipino, Italian
Derived from Latin AMANTIUS.
AMANZIA f Italian (Rare)
Italian form of AMANTIA.
AMANZIO m Italian
Italian form of AMANTIUS.
AMANZIU m Sicilian
Sicilian form of AMANZIO.
AMARANTO m Spanish, Italian
Spanish and Italian masculine form of AMARANTHA.
AMARANTU m Sicilian
Sicilian form of AMARANTUS.
AMARINCEO m Italian, Spanish
Italian and Spanish form of AMARYNCEUS.
AMASIA f Italian (Rare)
Feminine form of AMASIO.
AMASIANO m Italian
Italian form of AMASIANUS.
AMASIO m Italian (Rare)
Italian form of AMASIUS.
AMATI m Italian (Archaic)
Possibly a variant of AMATO.
AMATU m Sicilian
Sicilian form of AMATO.
AMAZILIA f Italian (Rare), Theatre
Possibly derived from name Amazili, (first?) used in the novel of Jean-François Marmontel "Les Incas, ou la destruction de l'Empire du Pérou" (1777), where it belongs to a Peruvian maiden. Most likely this name was artificially created to imitate exotic language and has no meaning... [more]
AMBIORIGE m Italian
Italian form of AMBIORIX.
AMBROGGIA f Sicilian
Feminine form of AMBROGGIU.
AMBROGGIU m Sicilian
Sicilian form of AMBROGIO.
AMBROGIA f Italian, Sicilian
Feminine form of AMBROGIO and AMBROGIU.
AMBROGINA f Italian
Feminine form of AMBROGIO.
AMEDEU m Romanian (Rare), Sicilian
Romanian and Sicilian form of AMADEUS.
AMELIO m Italian
Masculine form of AMELIA.
AMELIU m Sicilian
Sicilian form of AMELIO.
AMÈRICU m Sicilian
Sicilian form of AMERIGO.
AMETISTA f Italian
Italian form of AMETHYST
AMIATA f Sicilian
Variant of AMATA.
AMICU m Sicilian
Sicilian form of AMICUS.
AMIDEU m Sicilian
Variant of AMEDEU.
AMINANDRO m Italian, Spanish
Italian and Spanish form of AMYNANDER.
AMINTORE m Italian
Italian form of AMYNTOR.
AMMIANA f Late Roman, Italian (Rare)
Feminine form of AMMIANUS. It might also be interesting to know that Ammiana was the name of one of the islands in the Venetian lagoon, which sank after the Christmas Day earthquake in 1223 AD.
AMMIANO m Italian (Rare)
Italian form of AMMIANUS.
AMPELIU m Sicilian
Sicilian form of AMPELIUS.
AMPELO m Italian (Archaic)
Italian form of AMPELOS.
AMPSICORA m Italian
Italian form of HAMPSICORA.
ANACARIA f Italian (Rare)
Feminine form of Anacario.
ANACLETU m Sicilian
Sicilian form of ANACLETO.
ANAIDE f Italian
Italian form of ANAÏS.
ANASSAGORA m Italian
Italian form of ANAXAGORAS.