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Gender: Male Meaning of Orsino: "bearlike" Origin of Orsino: Italian variation of Orson

The name Orsino is a boy's name of Italian origin meaning "bearlike". Orsino and is often added to lists like Cool Names with a Strong O and discussed in our forums with posts like "Picky Parents BNG".

From the experts:

Orson is being rediscovered and Orsino is every bit as attractive.

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Famous People Named Orsino

Pop Culture References for the name Orsino

Orsino, Duke of Illyria, character in Shakespeare's Twelfth Night
First Enchanter Orsino, a character from video game Dragon Age 2


clairels Says:


A fantastic alternative to Orlando that's just as romantic.

fuzzycub Says:


I like this name. Ori could be a cute nickname.