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Italian Names

 GIRLS

Aida

(ah – EE – də)
Meaning: happy
Aidia, Ayda

Antonia

(ahn – TO – nee –ah); (ahn – TON – yah)
Meaning: praise worthy
Antonie, Antoinette, Antonella, Antonietta, Antonique

Aria

(AHR – ee -ə)
Meaning: Ariadne, Ariette, Arietta

Arietta

(ahr – ee – ET -ə)
Meaning: melody
Aria, Ariette

Bambi

(BAM – bee)
Meaning: Bambino: little child

Bianca

(bee – AHN – kah)
Meaning: white
Blanche, Blanka

Caprice

(kə – PREES)
Meaning: whimsical
Kaprice, Kapricia, Kaprisha, Kapri

Cara

(KAHR – ə); (KER – ə)
Meaning: beloved
Carisa, Carita, Carissima, Carissima, Carrissa, Carah

Catarina

(kah – tah – REE – nah)
Meaning: variation of Catharine

Cella

(CHEL – ah)
Meaning: form of Marcella

Chiara

(kee – AH – rə)
Meaning: unknown
Chiarina

Ciana

(chee – AHN – ah); (see – AHN -ah)
Meaning: variation of Jane

Concetta

(kon – CHE – tə)
Meaning: unknown

Donata

(do – NAH – tah)
Meaning: to give

Donna

(DAHN – ə)
Meaning: lady
Dona, Donia, Damina, Domina, Donella, Donetta

Fiammetta

(fee – ə – MAY – tə)
Meaning: little fiery one
Fia

Francesca

(frahn – CHES – kah)
Meaning: variation of Frances

Gaetana

(gie – TAH – nah)
Meaning: from Gaeta
Gaetane

Giada

(JAH – dah)
Meaning: variation of Jade

Giana

(JAH – nah)
Meaning: god is gracious
Geonna, Gianara, Gianna

Giordana

(jo – DAH – nə)
Meaning: variation of Jordan

Giovanna

(jo – VAHN -nə)
Meaning: variation of Jade
Jeovana, Geovana, Gian, Gianina, Gianni, Gianni

Giuliana

(joo – lee – AHN -ə)
Meaning: variation of Juliana

Giuseppina

(joo – se – PEE -nə)
Meaning: variation of Josephine

Lucia

(loo – CHEE – ah)
Meaning: variation of Lucy

Nunzia

(NOON – zee – ah)
Meaning: messenger
Nunciata

Paola

(POW – lah)
Meaning: variation of Paula

Siena

(see – EN -ə)
Meaning: a city in the Tuscany region of Italy
Sienna

Sonnet

(SAH -nət)
Meaning: a lyric poem

Venetia

(ve – NE – shə)
Meaning: Italian city
Venita, Vencie

Zola

(ZO – Lə)
Meaning: piece of earth
Zoela, Zolah

BOYS

Dante

(DAHN – tay)
Meaning: enduring
Dontae, Donte, Dantae, Daunte

Egidio

(ə – GID – ee -o)
Meaning: variation

Fiorello

(fee – o -REL – o)
Meaning: little flower

Largo

(LAHR – go)
Meaning: wide

Luigi

(loo – EE – jee)
Meaning: variation of Louis

Massimo

(mah – SEE – mo)
Meaning: variation of Maximilian

Pietro

(pee – AY – tro)
Meaning: variation of Peter

Santo

(SAHN – to)
Meaning: sacred
Sancho, Santos, Santino

Uberto

(oo – BER – to)
Meaning: variation of Hubert

Ugo

(OO – go)
Meaning: variation of Hugh