Top Baby Names in Italy 2016

The most popular baby names in Italy for 2016 are Sofia and Francesco.

Along with Sofia, other top girl names in Italy include Aurora, Emma, Giorgia, and Alice. Along with Francesco, other popular boy names in Italy include Alessandro, Leonardo, Lorenzo, and Matteo.

Leonardo, the most popular Italian boy name in the US, ranks at #3 on Italy’s list, but Isabella, the most common Italian girl name in the US, does not rank in Italy’s Top 50. Isabel, however, ranks at #50.

Interestingly, Kevin, an Irish name that peaked in the US in 1972, currently ranks at #50 in Italy.

Unique Italian choices in Italy’s Top 50 include Ginevra, Chiara, and Gioia for girls, and Samuele, Alessio, and Jacopo for boys.