Umberto

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since 1880
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Umberto

"Umberto" is a name of Italian origin, and it means "Bright warrior". It's a name commonly given to boys.

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Proto-Germanic *hūn (“bear cub”) + beraht (“bright”).

  1. A male given name, cognate to Humbert.

Notable Persons Named Umberto

Umberto Eco was a philosopher. Umberto was born on January 5th, 1932 in Alessandria, Piedmont, Italy. He passed away on February 19th, 2016.

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Umberto II was royalty. He was most active from 1946 to 1946. Umberto was born as the child of Victor Emmanuel III of Italy and Elena of Montenegro on September 15th, 1904 in Racconigi, Italy. He left this life on March 18th, 1983.

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He holds the title Boss of the Gambino crime family and Boss of theGambino crime family. Albert was given the name Umberto Anastasio on September 26th, 1902 in Tropea. He breathed his last breath on October 25th, 1957.

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His most notable accomplishments were from 1878 to 1900. Umberto was born as the child of Victor Emmanuel II of Italy and Adelaide of Austria on March 14th, 1844 in Turin. He breathed his last breath on July 29th, 1900.

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Umberto Boccioni was an artist. Umberto was born on October 19th, 1882 in Reggio Calabria, Italy. He left this life on August 17th, 1916.

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Al Molinaro was an actor. He was most prominent from 1954 to 1992. Al was given the name Umberto Francesco Molinaro on June 24th, 1919 in Kenosha, Wisconsin, U.S. Al is also known as Albert Francis Molinaro. He passed away on October 30th, 2015.

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Notable Persons With the Last Name Umberto

He holds the title Count of Salemi. Prince was born as the child of Amadeo I of Spain, Maria Letizia Bonaparte, and Duchess of Aosta on June 22nd, 1889 in Turin. He passed away on October 19th, 1918.

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Betti was born on March 7th, 1922. He died on April 1st, 2009.

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How popular is the baby name Umberto in the U.S.?

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Year Total Babies Born Girls Born Boys Born
1911 5 0 5
1912 17 0 17
1913 10 0 10
1914 12 0 12
1915 30 0 30
1916 27 0 27
1917 17 0 17
1918 9 0 9
1919 5 0 5
1920 16 0 16
1921 9 0 9
1922 17 0 17
1923 15 0 15
1924 19 0 19
1925 13 0 13
1926 19 0 19
1927 19 0 19
1928 21 0 21
1929 21 0 21
1930 26 0 26
1931 14 0 14
1932 16 0 16
1933 5 0 5
1934 10 0 10
1935 7 0 7
1936 5 0 5
1938 9 0 9
1939 8 0 8
1940 9 0 9
1941 6 0 6
1944 7 0 7
1945 6 0 6
1946 5 0 5
1947 5 0 5
1949 8 0 8
1950 6 0 6
1951 7 0 7
1952 6 0 6
1954 6 0 6
1955 12 0 12
1956 9 0 9
1958 7 0 7
1959 14 0 14
1960 13 0 13
1961 8 0 8
1962 8 0 8
1963 14 0 14
1964 10 0 10
1965 11 0 11
1966 16 0 16
1967 17 0 17
1968 13 0 13
1969 13 0 13
1970 19 0 19
1971 15 0 15
1972 12 0 12
1973 11 0 11
1974 11 0 11
1975 15 0 15
1976 8 0 8
1977 8 0 8
1978 7 0 7
1979 6 0 6
1980 11 0 11
1981 10 0 10
1982 13 0 13
1983 8 0 8
1984 8 0 8
1986 8 0 8
1987 9 0 9
1988 7 0 7
1989 7 0 7
1990 9 0 9
1991 13 0 13
1992 10 0 10
1993 17 0 17
1994 11 0 11
1995 13 0 13
1996 7 0 7
1997 10 0 10
1998 5 0 5
1999 6 0 6
2000 6 0 6
2001 9 0 9
2002 6 0 6
2004 6 0 6
2006 5 0 5
2010 10 0 10
2011 5 0 5
2014 5 0 5

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Common last names for Umberto

  • Ricci
  • Romano
  • Salvatore

Fun Facts about the name Umberto

  • How Popular is the name Umberto? Umberto is the 10,518th most popular name of all time.
  • How many people with the first name Umberto have been born in the United States? From 1880 to 2016, the Social Security Administration has recorded 983 babies born with the first name Umberto in the United States. That's more than enough people named Umberto to occupy the country of Vatican City with an estimated population of 800 (as of March 1, 2011).
  • What year were 5 or more babies first named Umberto? The name was first given to 5 or more babies in the year 1911 when it was given as a first name to 5 new born babies.
  • When was Umberto first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the first name Umberto is Wednesday, July 26th, 1876.
  • What year had the most people named Umberto born? The highest recorded use of the first name Umberto was in 1915 with a total of 30 babies.
  • Random Umberto Factoid: According to the 1912 U.S. Social Security Administration data, the first name Umberto is not a popular baby boy's name in New York. Imagine that, only 8 babies in New York have the same name as you in 1912.
  • Weird things about the name Umberto: Your name in reverse order is Otrebmu. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Botumer. How do you pronounce that?

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