Meaning and name origin
Benedetto \b(e)-ne-detto, bened(et)-to\ as a boy's name is of Latin origin, and the meaning of Benedetto is "blessed". Benedetto is a variant of Benedict (Latin): from Church Latin Benedictus. Not widely used as a birth name. See also Baruch.
Benedetto is not a popular first name for males but a very popular surname or last name for all people (#7701 out of 88799, Top 9%) (Source: 2000 U.S. Population Census).
Displayed below is a comparison of the popularity of the boy name Benedetto and its source form. The only popular variation form ranked in the Top 1000/100 is Benedict. (Source: 2014 Birth Name Statistics).