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Gender: Male Meaning of Galileo: "from Galilee" Origin of Galileo: Italian

The name Galileo is a boy's name of Italian origin meaning "from Galilee". Galileo and is often added to lists like Unique Baby Names Ending In O and discussed in our forums with posts like "Picky Parents BNG".

From the experts:

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.

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Famous People Named Galileo

Galileo Galilei - noted Renaissance astronomer

Pop Culture References for the name Galileo

Baby Galileo, DVD in the Baby Einstein series.