About the name Donatella

About the baby name Donatella, at Click Baby Names.com

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If you like the name Donatella, find out the meaning, origin, nicknames, variations and other information to help you decide if you want to use this first name for your baby.
Name meaning, variations & etymology
  • The name means gift or gift of God
  • From Latin word for “gift”: donatio
  • May be shortened to Donna/Dona
  • Masculine version of this name is Donatello
  • Can also be spelled Donnatella, Donatela
  • Although Donatella isn’t a top 1000 girl’s name according to the SSA, Donna ranks at number 985
  • You may think this name is popular in Italy, but in 2019, only 21 baby girls were given this regal-sounding name

Famous people named Donatella

Donatella Versace – Fashion designer, and sister of designer Gianni Versace
Donatella Arpaia Stewart – Restauranteur/chef, and judge on Food Network
Donatella Rettore – Italian pop singer
Donatella Flik (born Princess Donatella Missikoff of Ossetia) – philanthropist



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