Giovanni (name)

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Giovanni
Pronunciation Italian: [dʒoˈvanni]
Gender male
Origin
Word/name Italian
Other names
Related names John

Giovanni is a male Italian given name (from Latin Iohannes). It is the Italian equivalent of John.

Outside Italy, the name is sometimes spelled as Geovanni, Giovonnie or Giovannie, and has become a unisex name (for example, the actress Giovonnie Samuels).

Giovanni can also be found as a surname.

List of people with the given name Giovanni[edit]

Fictional characters[edit]

List of people with the surname Giovanni[edit]

  • Aria Giovanni (born 1977), model and adult film actress, Penthouse Pet for the month of September 2000
  • Joy Giovanni (born 1978), actress and former WWE Diva
  • Nikki Giovanni (born 1943), American poet, activist and author

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