Bianca Maria

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Bianca Maria
Ambrogio de Predis (workshop) - Bianca Maria Sforza (Kunsthistorisches Museum Wien).jpg
Bianca Maria Sforza was a medieval queen of Austria.
Gender Female
Origin
Meaning Combination of the names Bianca, meaning "white" and Maria
Region of origin Italy, Romania
Other names
Related names Blanche, Blanca, Branca

Bianca Maria is a feminine given name, a combination of the Italian name Bianca, which means "white" and is a cognate of the medieval name Blanche and of Maria, a Latin form of the Greek name Μαριαμ or Mariam or Maria, found in the New Testament. The combination name Bianca Maria was the name of early queens or noble women such as Bianca Maria Sforza and Bianca Maria Visconti. The name is still well-used in Italy and Romania, among other countries.[1][2][3]

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