"from Galilee"

Galileo Origin and Meaning

The name Galileo is a boy's name of Italian origin meaning "from Galilee".

The name of the great Renaissance astronomer and mathematician would make a distinctive hero-middle-name for the son of parents involved in those fields.

Galileo Popularity

Famous People Named Galileo

  • Galileo Galileinoted Renaissance astronomer

Galileo in Pop Culture

  • Baby GalileoDVD in the Baby Einstein series.