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19 Strikingly Beautiful Italian Baby Names That Are About To Take Over

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It translates to "air" in Italian, but it also means "lioness" in Hebrew (which is pretty baller). Spell it "Arya" and you've got a unisex Sanskrit name that means "noble".
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It translates to "air" in Italian, but it also means "lioness" in Hebrew (which is pretty baller). Spell it "Arya" and you've got a unisex Sanskrit name that means "noble".

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It's after a beautiful Tuscan town—and "Luke" can be such a cute nickname!
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It's after a beautiful Tuscan town—and "Luke" can be such a cute nickname!

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"Alessio" is the Italian form of Alexis—"Alessia" is a popular girl's name in Italy.
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"Alessio" is the Italian form of Alexis—"Alessia" is a popular girl's name in Italy.

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"Siena" is named after the romantic Tuscan town of your dreams.
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"Siena" is named after the romantic Tuscan town of your dreams.

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It's a much more beautiful way to say "industrious".
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It's a much more beautiful way to say "industrious".

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This name is of Greek and Italian origin meaning "most beautiful". Also, you can use Calli as a nickname? Sighhhhh.
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This name is of Greek and Italian origin meaning "most beautiful". Also, you can use Calli as a nickname? Sighhhhh.

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Yup. It means gem or jewel. So pretty.
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Yup. It means gem or jewel. So pretty.

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Popular in Greece and Italy, "Nico" means victorious.
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Popular in Greece and Italy, "Nico" means victorious.

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This poetic name means "ardent" and also "angelic"—a pretty sweet combo.
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This poetic name means "ardent" and also "angelic"—a pretty sweet combo.

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A shortened version of the given name Giovanni, which means "a gift from God".
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A shortened version of the given name Giovanni, which means "a gift from God".

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This lyrical moniker actually means "sad", a feeling your child won't have when people call their name out loud and relish in its beauty.
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This lyrical moniker actually means "sad", a feeling your child won't have when people call their name out loud and relish in its beauty.

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This name stands for strength and fortification.
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This name stands for strength and fortification.

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This is a twist on a more commonly spelled "Gianna", which means "God is gracious".
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This is a twist on a more commonly spelled "Gianna", which means "God is gracious".

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Did you think it meant "lion"? You're right!
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Did you think it meant "lion"? You're right!

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This name is a twist on Madeleine, so your baby can bear both Italian and French sophistication.
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This name is a twist on Madeleine, so your baby can bear both Italian and French sophistication.

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This name comes from Sicily, meaning "cove". It also serves as a nickname for the medieval Greek "kalas", which means "good".
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This name comes from Sicily, meaning "cove". It also serves as a nickname for the medieval Greek "kalas", which means "good".

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This name (which is also spelled "Marchesa") means "royalty", which would totes be fit for your baby.
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This name (which is also spelled "Marchesa") means "royalty", which would totes be fit for your baby.

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This name means "enduring", which makes sense since your baby would share the moniker with timeless poet Dante Alighieri.
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This name means "enduring", which makes sense since your baby would share the moniker with timeless poet Dante Alighieri.

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This name means "saint", which is the perfect amount of shoes to fill to your babe.
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This name means "saint", which is the perfect amount of shoes to fill to your babe.

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