Italian variation of Joseph

Giuseppe Origin and Meaning

The name Giuseppe is a boy's name of Italian origin.

This form of Joseph is an enduring classic in Italy. In the States it's been hovering under the radar for decades, unlike popular boy Giovanni. It could honor a grandpa Joe, and we think the traditional diminutive Beppe is pretty cute.

# 995 in the US

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Famous People Named Giuseppe

  • Giuseppe Fortunino Francesco VerdiItalian Romantic composer
  • Giuseppe MazziniItalian politician
  • Giuseppe GaribaldiItalian general and politician
  • Giuseppe "Peppino" MeazzaItalian footballer
  • Giuseppe RossiItalian footballer
  • (Emilio) Giuseppe "Nino" FarinaItalian racing driver
  • Giuseppe PeanoItalian mathematician
  • Giuseppe "Beppe" BergomiItalian footballer
  • Giuseppe BottaiItalian politician; Governor of Rome
  • Giuseppe ZanottiItalian shoe designer
  • Giuseppe LanzoneAmerican rower
  • Giancarlo Giuseppe Alessandro EspositoAmerican actor
  • Giuseppe CicciariAmerican child actor
  • Giuseppe "Joe" GiudiceItalian,American reality TV personality ("Real Housewives of New Jersey")
  • Giuseppe Zangaraattempted assassin of Franklin Delano Roosevelt

Giuseppe in Pop Culture

  • Giuseppefrom movie "Marmaduke"
  • Giuseppe Salvatorefather of Stefan and Damon on "The Vampire Diaries"

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