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Gender: M Pronunciation: JAHK--oh-moh Meaning of Giacomo: "supplanter" Origin of Giacomo: Italian variation of James

Giacomo is a primo member of the Giovanni-Gino-Giancarlo-Giacomo gruppo of Italian names that are beginning to be adopted by American parents. Singer/creative baby namer Sting chose it for his son.

Giacomo has many notable native namesakes, including composer Puccini, lothario Casanova and poet Leopardi.

Famous People Named Giacomo

Giacomo Casanova, Italian adventurer and writer
Giacomo Puccini, Italian opera composer
Giacomo Meyerbeer, German opera composer
Giacomo Agostini, Italian motorcycle racer
Giacomo Leopardi, Italian poet
Giacomo Barozzi da Vignola, Italian Mannerist architect
Giacomo della Porta, Italian Renaissance architect
Giacomo Carissimi, Italian Baroque composer
Giacomo Matteotti, Italian anti-Fascist politician

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