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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 2017: #257

The name Enzo is a boy's name of Italian origin. Enzo is ranked #257 on our popularity charts and is often added to lists like Bold Bohemian Names for Boys and discussed in our forums with posts like "Baby a Day".

From the experts:

Like Leonardo and Luca, Enzo, originally a short form of Vincenzo and Lorenzo, 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.

Sports car aficionados might associate the name with Enzo Ferrari, founder of the luxury brand.

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Famous People Named Enzo

Enzo Anselmo Ferrari, founder of the Ferrari car brand
Enzo Amore, ring name of Eric Arndt, American pro wrestler
Enzo Francescoli, Uruguayan footballer
Enzo Alan Zidane (Fernandez), French footballer; son of footballer Zinedine Zidane
Vincenzo "Enzo" Daniele Scifo, Belgian footballer
Vincenzo "Enzo" Bearzot, Italian footballer and manager
Enzo Héctor Trossero, Argentine footballer
Enzo Knol, Dutch YouTube vlogger
Enzo Rossi, son of actress Patricia Arquette and Paul Rossi
Enzo Dallaglio (b. 2002), son of rugby union player Lawrence Dallaglio
Enzo Mexès (b. 2003), son of footballer Philippe Mexès
Enzo Antonio Roberto (b. 2004), son of boxer and actor Paolo Roberto
Enzo Castaldi (b. 2004), son of TV presenters Benjamin Castaldi and Flavie Flament
Enzo Edward Allen (b. 2008), son of actress Annabeth Gish
Enzo Rafeal Cuevas (b. 2008), son of footballer and singer Nelso Cuevas
Enzo Hincapie (b. 2008), son of cyclist George Hincapie
Enzo Gattuso Alves Vieira (b. 2009), son of footballer Marcelo Vieira
Enzo Cazorla (b. 2011), son of footballer Santi Cazorla
Enzo Jett Carroll (b. 2014), son of actor Luke Carroll & Danica Sarna
Enzo Zaborowsky (b. 2015), son of actress Luisa Mell and Gilberto Zaborowsky
Enzo Busquets Galera (b. 2016), son of footballer Sergio Busquets
Enzo Fumero (b. 2016), son of American actress Melissa Fumero and Cuban-American actor David Fumero

Pop Culture References for the name Enzo

Enzo, dog in book "The Art of Racing in the Rain"
Enzo, character on the Vampire Diaries
Enzo, Dino's pet turtle in the manga and anime "Katekyo Hitman Reborn!"
Enzo Valenciano, character in Marie Lu's "The Young Elites"
Enzo Gorlomi, alias of Aldo "the Apache" Raine in film "Inglourious Basterds"
Enzo, second dog to play Eddie on TV's "Frasier"



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"