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Gender: Female Meaning of Ottavia: "eight" Origin of Ottavia: Italian, variation of Latin Octavia

The name Ottavia is a girl's name of Italian origin meaning "eight". Ottavia and is often added to lists like Cool Girl Names From Around the World and discussed in our forums with posts like "Luca and Calliope - Bro-Sis Name Chain".

From the experts:

Softer and more exotic than Octavia, this is a name once used when it wasn't uncommon for families to have eight children. A possible substitute for the epidemically popular Olivia.

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Famous People Named Ottavia

Ottavia Piccolo, Italian actress
Ottavia Busia Bourdain, Italian-born wife of celebrity chef Anthony Bourdain
Ottavia Vitagliano, Italian journalist, author and editor

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