ITALIAN DOG NAMES
Thought you'd never find any? Here you are!
etymology and history of first names
EVERYTHING ABOUT ITALIAN NAMES
Huge list of Ancient and Modern Italian Names
This is a directory of approximately 1600 Italian names. They claim to have the only true list of Italian names on the Internet.
This is a great resource to find the English equivalent to the various Italian professions.
PLACE NAMES OF ITALY IN 1554
Place names transcribed from a 16th century map.
Italian Names from Florence, 1427.
THE MEANING OF SICILIAN NAMES
If you are not sure what the meaning of your Sicilian name is you may want to consult this list of over 50 names.
ITALIAN GIVEN NAMES
Long list of names and their English Equivalents
Male and Female names
Large list, including origins & meanings.
ITALIAN GIRLS NAMES
No fancy web design - just 261 names!
ITALIAN BOYS NAMES
No fancy web design - just 242 names!
Common Italian Names in the Early 14th Century
MASCULINE NAMES FROM 13TH CENTURY PISA
In 1228, 4300 citizens of Pisa signed an agreement to maintain an alliance with Siena,
Pistoia, and Poggibonsi. Their names were recorded in Latin, and the original stored in the state archives of Siena.
MERCATOR'S PLACE NAMES OF ITALY IN 1554
Long list of period place-names for Italy.
ITALIAN GIVEN NAMES FROM THE ONLINE TRATTE OF OFFICE HOLDERS
A list of names that are found in Online Tratte of Office Holders 1282-1532, a project of Brown University, Rhode Island.
ITALIAN NAME MEANINGS
Huge list of Italian names with meaning and gender
ITALIAN FIRST NAME TRANSLATOR
If you are having trouble locating records on your Italian ancestors, it may be because you are looking for the wrong name! Many Italian immigrants converted their birth names to American
equivalents when the arrived in the U.S.A.
ITALIAN RENAISSANCE WOMEN'S NAMES
A list of Italian feminine names from Florence in the 14th and 15th centuries
MEDIEVAL ITALIAN NAMES
The wide range of names in use during medieval and Renaissance times has declined but some of these may still be found
ITALIAN NAMES FROM
A alphabetical list of names taken from a taxation roll from Imola, Italy, south-east of Bologna, in 1312, sorted into four categories.
SOUTHERN ITALIAN NAMES
A list of names from Dizionario dei Cognomi e Soprannomi in Calabria
The Lombards or Langobards were one of the Germanic groups who settled in Italy after the fall of Rome. They invaded in 568 and established their own kingdom in the north with a
capital at Monza
ITALIAN SURNAME COLLECTION
Huge list of surnames, in alphabetical order.
LIST OF FAMOUS ITALIAN
Terrific list of names of Fashion Houses, Tailors, Cars, Aircraft etc. Some very powerful names.
NAMES OF FAMOUS ITALIANS
A list of names of famous Italian or Italian speaking/writing people
FAMOUS ITALIAN ACTORS
An ever growing list of resources devoted to Italian actors.
FAMOUS ITALIAN ACTRESSES
A guide to the many beautiful women who have delighted us for years.
FAMOUS ITALIAN ARCHITECTS & SCULPTORS
Italy has been blessed with many great architects and sculptors. There is
Brunelleschi, Donatello, Michelangelo, da Vinci, and Palladio to name a few.
FAMOUS ITALIAN ATHLETES
Many Italians have had success in various sports. A list of some of the great athletes.
FAMOUS ITALIAN AUTHORS
Italy has been blessed with many great authors throughout the centuries. They include the likes of Dante,
Machiavelli, Petrarca and Boccaccio to name a few.
FAMOUS ITALIAN EXPLORERS
Italians have navigated the world for centuries discovering new territories throughout their many journeys.
FAMOUS ITALIAN PAINTERS
Italy has been blessed with many great painters like Botticelli, Giotto, da Vinci, Michelangelo and Raphael to name a few. These resources will help you learn more about the great painters of Italy and their many masterpieces.
FAMOUS ITALIAN SINGERS
Resources to many of the popular singers that have blessed us with their music.
ITALIAN NAMES AND PRONUNCIATION
Fortunately, Italian is written in a reasonably regular manner, so that you can look at a word that you've never seen and have a good chance of knowing how to pronounce it -- something you can't do often in English.
ITALIAN WINE NAMES
Chris Kissack's guide to Italian wine, Region by Region
Unique pronouncing dictionary of wine-related words and phrases, where you can look up hundreds of common wine terms, read their definitions and hear them pronounced.