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Postby phishfood » 16 Aug 2005, 23:38

Is Luigi and Gegino the same first name or are they completely different names?

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Re: First Names

Postby pj01cj02 » 17 Aug 2005, 06:09

They are different.

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Postby wldspirit » 17 Aug 2005, 07:36

Two sites for Italian first names and translations to English equivalents
which you may find helpful.........
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http://www.geocities.com/Heartland/Poin ... ename.html

http://www.behindthename.com/

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Re: First Names

Postby PippoM » 18 Aug 2005, 11:48

Gigino is short for Luigi, typically in Naples area.
You can also fins Gigi, Giggi, or Gigetto
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Re: First Names

Postby pj01cj02 » 18 Aug 2005, 19:46

ty did not know that

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Postby suanj » 18 Aug 2005, 20:20

phishfood wrote:Is Luigi and Gegino the same first name or are they completely different names?

are same: Gigino( or Gigi, or Gigio, or Gino, or Ginetto etc) is an diminutive of Luigi.
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