What does Benedetto mean?
Benedetto \b(e)-ne-detto, bened(et)-to\ as a name for boys. Benedetto's root is Latin, and the name Benedetto means "blessed". Benedetto is a variation of Benedict (Latin): from Church Latin Benedictus. See also Baruch.
Benedetto has 22 alternative forms via Benedict: Ben▼, Bendick, Bendict, Benedick, Benedicto, Benedictos, Benedictus, Benedikt, Benedikte, Bengt, Benicio, Benito▼, Bennedict, Bennedikt, Bennet, Bennett, Bennie▼, Bennito, Bennt, Benoit, Bent and Venedictos.
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)
Ben (#723 the previous year), Benedict, Benito, Bennett (#166) and Bennie are the prominent variation forms of Benedetto (#unlisted) ranked in the Top 1000. These boy names were at the peak of their popularity during 1930-1939 (usage of 0.5748%) and are now much less widespread (usage 0.2222%, down 61.3%), with the forms Ben, Benedict, Benito and Bennie becoming less stylish. Bennett (#166) is the most trendy name for newborns here, with this name going through a revival in usage. Shown below is a comparison of the usage of the boy name Benedetto and corresponding names. (2014 Birth Statistics)