Most popular baby names in Italy

This table represents the most common baby names in Italy for the year of 2014. As you can see, with very few exceptions, the names for boys and girls favored by Italian parents in 2014 were traditional names, fully reflecting the culture and heritage of the Italian people. It is likely that this pattern will not be changing soon.

  Boy names in Italy: 2014 Girl names in Italy: 2014
Absolute

Value

% Value Absolute

Value

% Value
1 Francesco 10.316 4.05 Sofia 7.353 3.06
2 Alessandro 6.940 2.73 Giulia 6.729 2.80
3 Lorenzo 6.665 2.62 Aurora 5.709 2.38
4 Andrea 6.270 2.46 Giorgia 4.502 1.88
5 Leonardo 6.079 2.39 Martina 4.268 1.78
6 Mattia 6.073 2.39 Emma 3.971 1.65
7 Matteo 5.754 2.26 Greta 3.926 1.64
8 Gabriele 5.557 2.18 Chiara 3.902 1.63
9 Riccardo 4.533 1.78 Sara 3.766 1.57
10 Tommaso 4.488 1.76 Alice 3.589 1.49
11 Davide 3.817 1.50 Gaia 3.391 1.41
12 Giuseppe 3.610 1.42 Anna 3.267 1.36
13 Antonio 3.370 1.32 Francesca 3.119 1.30
14 Federico 3.294 1.29 Ginevra 2.930 1.22
15 Edoardo 3.290 1.29 Noemi 2.848 1.19
16 Marco 3.116 1,22 Alessia 2.676 1.11
17 Samuele 3.095 1,22 Matilde 2.567 1.07
18 Diego 3.000 1,18 Vittoria 2.556 1.06
19 Giovanni 2.976 1,17 Viola 2.529 1,05
20 Luca 2.908 1,14 Beatrice 2.470 1,03
21 Christian 2.905 1,14 Nicole 2.276 0,95
22 Pietro 2.740 1,08 Giada 2.215 0,92
23 Simone 2.660 1,05 Elisa 2.125 0,89
24 Nicolo’ 2.579 1,01 Rebecca 2.080 0,87
25 Filippo 2.453 0,96 Elena 2.059 0,86
26 Alessio 2.441 0,96 Arianna 2.037 0,85
27 Gabriel 2.336 0,92 Mia 1.718 0,72
28 Michele 2.224 0,87 Camilla 1.700 0,71
29 Emanuele 2.184 0,86 Ludovica 1.693 0,71
30 Jacopo 1.915 0,75 Maria 1.687 0,70
31 Daniele 1.874 0,74 Marta 1.669 0,70
32 Cristian 1.758 0,69 Melissa 1.612 0,67
33 Giacomo 1.720 0,68 Bianca 1.539 0,64
34 Vincenzo 1.699 0,67 Gioia 1.487 0,62
35 Salvatore 1.658 0,65 Asia 1.476 0,61
36 Manuel 1.535 0,60 Adele 1.374 0,57
37 Gioele 1.526 0,60 Eleonora 1.343 0,56
38 Thomas 1.442 0,57 Miriam 1.324 0,55
39 Stefano 1.420 0,56 Serena 1.282 0,53
40 Giulio 1.375 0,54 Benedetta 1.213 0,51
41 Samuel 1.362 0,54 Irene 1.165 0,49
42 Nicola 1.325 0,52 Angelica 1.144 0,48
43 Giorgio 1.300 0,51 Ilaria 1.130 0,47
44 Luigi 1.276 0,50 Carlotta 1.124 0,47
45 Daniel 1.232 0,48 Caterina 1.047 0,44
46 Elia 1.148 0,45 Margherita 1.034 0,43
47 Angelo 1.083 0,43 Alessandra 1.026 0,43
48 Domenico 1.068 0,42 Valentina 989 0,41
49 Paolo 1.043 0,41 Emily 968 0,40
50 Raffaele 1.002 0,39 Laura 968 0,40

 

You can also see the dynamics of name popularity in Italy.

Female names (percentage of all female baby names)

2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
Sofia 3.34 3.31 3.26 3.3 3.06
Giulia 3.2 3.23 3.23 3.02 2.8
Aurora 1.86 1.83 1.92 1.97 2.38
Giorgia 2.15 2.03 2.1 1.87 1.88
Martina 2.24 2.21 2.03 1.85 1.78
Emma 1.56 1.85 1.96 1.87 1.65
Greta 1.08 1.11 1.14 1.39 1.64
Chiara 1.87 1.65 1.75 1.61 1.63
Sara 2.29 1.93 1.76 1.61 1.57
Alice 1.63 1.63 1.51 1.49 1.49

 
Male names (percentage of all male baby names):

2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
Francesco 3.16 3.12 2.97 4.12 4.05
Alessandro 2.99 2.96 2.95 2.83 2.73
Lorenzo 2.74 2.84 2.71 2.64 2.62
Andrea 2.84 2.95 2.86 2.65 2.46
Leonardo 1.84 2.09 2.03 2.64 2.39
Mattia 2.38 2.43 2.47 2.46 2.39
Matteo 2.57 2.67 2.52 2.32 2.26
Gabriele 2.37 2.36 2.32 2.27 2.18
Riccardo 1.92 1.82 1.89 1.84 1.78
Tommaso 1.36 1.39 1.47 1.64 1.76

 

Same data in represented in a chart:

italianfemalenames

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