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Benedetto

What does Benedetto mean?

Benedetto Pronunciation of Benedetto [benedet-to] as a name for boys has its root in Latin, and the name Benedetto means "blessed". Benedetto is an Italian form of Benedict (Latin): from Church Latin Benedictus.

Associated with: blessed.

Variations

Benedetto has 5 alternative forms via Benedict: Benedicto, Benedictos, Benedikt, Benedikte and Bennett.

Creative forms:
(male) Benedeter, Ernedetto, ..

(female) Benedetra, Benedetty, ..

Middle name pairings:
Benedetto Kamari (B.K.), ..

How popular is Benedetto?

Benedetto is an unusual first name for males but a very prominent surname for all people (#9145 out of 150436, Top 6%). (2000 U.S. Census)

Which version is better?

with its source form and related boy names. Benedict (#1209 from current records) and Bennett (#153) are the prominent variation forms of Benedetto (not ranked) ranked in the Top 2000. Other variants, like Benedicto, are seldom used. These relations of Benedetto were popular with parents presently (average #681). Bennett is more ubiquitous than the rest. Shown below is a study of the ranking of the boy name Benedetto and corresponding names. (2015 Birth Statistics)

Top 2000 baby names ranking of Benedict, Bennett in U.S.

Top 100 baby names ranking of Benedetto and related baby names outside U.S.

Similar Names

Recommended names are Beckett, Bendict, Benedick, Benedictus, Benet, Benett, Benito, Bennedict, Bennedikt (see Benedict), Bennet, Bennito, Benvenuto, Bernett, Burdett, Burdette and Medesto (see Modesto). These names tend to be more frequently used than Benedetto.

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