Italian names can be a great choice if you’re looking for something feminine and melodic but don’t be surprised if you don’t find Sophia or Isabella on this list, these names are anything but popular well, not in the US that is. Here are some rare Italian names outside the top 1,000 for your little bambina.



AGNELLA

Meaning: “Pure” Italian variation of Agnes 

AMBRA

Italian variation of  the word amber

BALIA

Meaning: “Nanny”

BAMBINA

Meaning: “Little girl”

BERONIA

Italian variation of Bernice

BOLSENA

Italian place name

BRUNA

Meaning: “Brunette”

CAPRIA

Meaning: “Capstan”

CATALDA

Feminine of Italian surname Cataldo

CELESTINA

Meaning: “Heavenly”

DELFINA

Meaning: “Dolphin”, Italian variation of Delphine 

EDVIGE

Meaning: “War”, Italian variation of Hedwig 

ELLERA

Italian place name

FAUSTA

Meaning: “Fortunate”

GAETANA

Italian place name

GARBO

Meaning: “Polite”

GATTARA

Meaning: “Cat lady”

GIUSEPPINA

Meaning: “Jehovah increases”, feminine of Giuseppe

FIA

Meaning: “Wild, weaver”

HAGNE

Meaning: “pure”, Italian variation of Agnes 

IDALIA

Meaning: “Behold the sun”

JACOBELLA

Meaning: “Supplanter” Italian variation of Jacoba 

LESINA

Italian place name

LUDOVICA

Meaning: “Famous in war”

MABILIA

Meaning: “Lovable” Italian variation of Mabel 

MAGARI

Meaning: “Maybe”

MARTEDI

Meaning: “Tuesday”

MASSIMA

Meaning: “Greatest”

MATTEA

Meaning: “Gift of God”

MIUCCIA

Meaning: Unknown 

NICIA

Meaning: “People of victory” Italian variation of Nicole 

OMBRA

Meaning: “Shadow”

ORIA

Meaning: “Golden”

ORSA

Meaning: “Little female bear”

PAMINA

Meaning: “Little honey”

PIERA

Meaning: “Stone”, Italian variation of Petra 

RAVENNA

Italian place name

SARITA

Meaning: “Princess”, Italian variation of Sarah 

SERENELLA

Meaning: “Lilac”

SORELLA

Meaning: “Sister”

TELESE

Italian surname

TERZA

Meaning: “Third”

TOSCA

Meaning: “From Tuscany”

VALLEA

Meaning: “Valley”

VARESE

Italian place name

VIVIA

Meaning: “Life”

ZELMIRA

Meaning: “Brilliant one”

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