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Gender: Female Origin of Donatella: Italian, feminine diminutive of Donato

The name Donatella is a girl's name of Italian origin. Donatella and is often added to lists like Artistic Baby Names and discussed in our forums with posts like "A brother or sister for little Jack or Olivia".

From the experts:

Stylish and dramatic, a la Donatella Versace.

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Famous People Named Donatella

Donatella Francesca Versace, Italian fashion designer
Donatella Arpaia, American celebrity chef
Donatella Rettore, Italian pop singer
Donatella Missikoff Flick, Princess of Ossetia, Italian philanthropist
Donatella Damiani, Italian actress

Pop Culture References for the name Donatella

Donnatella "Donna" Moss, character on TV's The West Wing
Donnatella da Vinci, character in Jenny Nimmo's "The Children of the Red King" series
"Donatella," 1956 Italian film and its main character
Donatella, song by Lady Gaga
Donatella "Tella" Dragna, character in Stephanie Garber's "Caraval"


Amawalk2 Says:


Donatella is appropriate for a girl who can't keep a secret.

Eva Thyssen Says:


Sounds nice, but it reminds me of the scary-faced Donatella Versace.