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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Giacinto

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  • A user from Kentucky, United States says the name Giacinto is of Italian origin and means "Hyacinth. Usually Giacinto is a first name in Italian.".

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From Medieval Latin jacintus, from Latin hyacinthus, from Ancient Greek ὑάκινθος (huákinthos, “any of several dark blue flowers”).

  1. hyacinth

Notable Persons Named Giacinto

Giacinto Facchetti was a soccer player for the Inter Milan and Italy national football team. Giacinto was born on July 18th, 1942 in Treviglio, Italy. He died on September 4th, 2006.


Giacinto "Marco" Pannella is a Member of the Italian Chamber of Deputies and Member of the European Parliament. His most notable accomplishments were from 1976 to 1994. Giacinto was born on May 2nd, 1930 in Teramo.


George Wallington was a jazz musician. His most notable accomplishments were from 1940 to 1960. George was given the name Giacinto Figlia on October 27th, 1924 in Palermo, Sicily, Italy. He passed away on February 15th, 1993.


Giacinto Morera was a in the fields of complex analysis and linear elasticity. Giacinto was born on July 18th, 1856 in Novara. He passed away on February 8th, 1909.


Giacinto was born on September 18th, 1887 in Turin, Italy. He passed away on February 21st, 1944.


Giacinto was born in 1606. He passed away in 1651.


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Popularity of Giacinto as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Giacinto U.S.
  White 96.97% 64.26%
  African American 0.00% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 0.00% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 0.00% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 2.60% 16.26%

Of Last Name Giacinto

People with the last name Giacinto are most frequently White

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Fun Facts about the name Giacinto

  • How Popular is the name Giacinto? Giacinto is the 94,258th most popular name of all time. As a last name Giacinto was the 81,772nd most popular name in 2010.
  • How many people with the first name Giacinto have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2017, the Social Security Administration has recorded 5 babies born with the first name Giacinto in the United States.
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Giacinto? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1969 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Giacinto first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Giacinto is Friday, August 14th, 1868.
  • What year had the most people named Giacinto born? The highest recorded use of the first name Giacinto was in 1969 with a total of 5 babies.
  • Weird things about the name Giacinto: Your name in reverse order is Otnicaig. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Nctogaii. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Giacinto? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 231 people with the last name Giacinto.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Giacinto? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Giacinto as their last name since less than 1 person in 1.3m people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

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