What does Benedetto mean?
Benedetto /bene-det-to/ [4 sylls.] as a name for boys. Benedetto's root is Latin, and the name Benedetto means "blessed". Benedetto is an alternate spelling of Benedict (Latin): from Church Latin Benedictus. Benedetti is a popular last name. 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.Kreatif forms: Beaunedetto, Belnedetto. [more]
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)
Ben (#723 the previous year), Benedict, Benito, Bennett (#166) and Bennie are the prominent variation forms of Benedetto (not ranked) ranked in the Top 1000. Variants like Benedick are seldom used. 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)