Gender: Male Origin of Enzo: Italian variation of Henry, also diminutive of Vincenzo and Lorenzo Meaning of Henry: German, "estate ruler" Enzo's Popularity in 2018: #228

Enzo Origin and Meaning

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

Enzo originated as the Italian variation of Heinz, a German name derived from Heinrich, related to Henry. It has historically been used as a short form for Italian names such as Vincenzo and Lorenzo. The most famous bearer of the name is Enzo Ferrari, founder of the luxury sports car brand.

Like Leonardo and Luca, Enzo is one of the confident and captivating Italian names beginning to be used by parents of all ethnic backgrounds, including Patricia Arquette and Annabeth Gish. In addition to its native country, Enzo is currently mega popular in France.

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Rank in US: #228

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Mayara Says:


Here in Brazil, if you yell this name at a preschool, all the kids will look at you. The same goes for Valentina.

cricketbell Says:


My nephew's name! I didn't like it at first, but now I love it.

lemonqueen Says:


I just love this name! Not Italian myself, but it's beautiful anyway.

Guest Says:


If I named my son Henry I would definitely call him Enzo for a nickname--it's the best of both worlds! 😍

Nooshi Says:


There is no way anyone can hate this name after they read The Art of Racing in the Rain. Enzo the dog singlehandedly introduced me to the name and made me fall in love with it.

Guest Says:


Growing on me, but I always hear "end zone"