Medieval Italian Names - Boys

Self portrait by artist Bartolommeo "Baccio" Bandinelli

Balsamo
Bartolommeo
Bonanno - Means "good year"
Brancaleone - Means either "a lion's paw" or "he who captures the lion"
Franchino
Galasso
Grifo - Means "griffin"
Jacobello
Lancillotto - Italian form of Lancelot
Lenuzo
Mercuzio
Oliverotto
Saraceno
Scarletto
Torchitorio - The name of several "Giudices" of Caligari - Giudices, which translates into "judges", were rulers of their local places
Zanobi - Tuscan form of Zenobio

No comments:

Post a Comment

 
FREE BLOGGER TEMPLATE BY DESIGNER BLOGS