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(See: Medieval Names)
5 Renaissance names and what they mean, for renaissance for baby boys, listing 1-5. Here is the list of Medieval names for girls.
Aldo .. A Renaissance painter Aldus Manutius designed the first italic type face.
Cosmo .. Saint Cosmos, a martyr, was patron saint of the Italian city of Milan, and the name was further spread there by the fame of Cosimo de' Medici, Grand Duke of Tuscany and one of the chief patrons of the Italian Renaissance ..
Lorenzo .. Lorenzo de'Medici was a Renaissance patron of Michaelangelo and da Vinci ..
Michelangelo .. Use, mostly Italian, probably refers to Michelangelo Buonarroti, the great Italian Renaissance sculptor-artist.
Raphael .. Renowned Italian Renaissance artist Raphael was a contemporary of da Vinci and Michelangelo ..
Aldo, Lorenzo and Raphael are commonly used names, while Cosmo and Michelangelo are rare in comparison. (2000 U.S. Census)
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