What does Benedetto mean?
Benedetto /bene-det-to/ as a name for boys. Benedetto's root is Latin, and the name Benedetto means "blessed". Benedetto is an alternate spelling, with the suffix -o, of Benedict (Latin): from Church Latin Benedictus. See also Baruch.
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)
Benedict and Bennett (#166 from current records) are the prominent variation forms of Benedetto (not ranked) ranked in the Top 1000. Other variants, like Benedicto, are seldom used. These relations of Benedetto were popular with parents presently (average #583), except for the form Benedict which has become less stylish. Bennett is more ubiquitous than the rest. Shown below is a comparison of the usage of the boy name Benedetto and corresponding names. (2014 Birth Statistics)
Thinking of names?
Recommended similar baby names are Beckett▲, Bendict, Benedick, Benedictus, Benet, Benett, Benito▼, Bennedict, Bennedikt, Bennet, Bennito, Benvenuto, Bernett, Burdett, Burdette and Medesto. These names tend to be more frequently used than Benedetto.