Names that mean luck, masculine and feminine

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Are you looking for a particular name and are you expecting a boy or a girl? In addition, do you want a name that can bring luck to the unborn child, starting with the meaning itself? 



We offer you a list of names, masculine, feminine and compound that will satisfy your searches. 

Read also: 40 beautiful baby names inspired by heroes and characters of antiquity

Male names that bring good luck

Bonaventura

Composed of "bona" ​​and "ventura" (good luck), it derives from the vulgar Latin. It has a double meaning of good omen: for the parents, happy for the birth, and for the child, as a prophecy of luck in life. It is celebrated on July 25th.



Bonifacio

It derives from the Latin name Bonifacius, made up of "bonus" (good) and "fatum" (destiny). It is an auspicious name that can be translated into "may he have a happy destiny". On May 14, St. Boniface martyr is celebrated in Tarsus. 

Deso

Name that comes from the Latin and means "to be favored or protected by the stars". The name day is celebrated on May 23 or December 18. We remember Deso, king of the Lombards in the Middle Ages, whose daughter married Charlemagne.

auspicious

Name of Latin origin, it means "propitious, lucky, favorable", therefore also "happy". It is an auspicious name, whose name day can be celebrated on 4 January (Santa Fausta di Bourges), 15 February (San Fausto di Montecassino), 16 and 17 July (San Fausto, martyr), 7 August ( San Fausto of our city), on 5 October (Santa Faustina Kowalska).

Felice

Felice is an auspicious name that derives from the adjective "felix", originally with the meaning of "fertile and fruitful" and then "happy". San Felice is celebrated on January 14th. A variant of this name is Feliciano. 

Fortunato

Fortunato derives from the Latin: in the empire of the city "Fortuna" was the minister goddess of good and bad luck. The name day is celebrated on 9 January, 2, 21 and 26 February, 17 and 21 April, 24 October.

Lucio

It is a name of good omen and of Latin origin, the meaning of which is "bright", "bright", "splendid". The name day can be celebrated on 13 December (Santa Lucia vergine, venerated in Palermo, in the city, and in the world), on 4 March (San Lucio I, pope), on 30 June (Santa Lucina di della città). July 29 (Santa Lucilla martyr).


Prospero

Name deriving from the Latin "Prosperus", which means "happy, lucky, happy". Prospero is celebrated on June 25 in memory of San Prospero, bishop and protector of Reggio Emilia, who died in 463.


Vincenzo

The name Vincenzo originates from the present participle of the Latin verb "to win" ("vincens") and means "winning", interpreted by Christians as "to overcome evil". San Vincenzo is commemorated on January 22, April 5, June 9, July 19 and September 27. 

Vittorio

Name of Latin origin, it means "victorious" or "he who wins over evil". It is an auspicious name, whose name day can be celebrated on May 21 (San Vittorio martyr in Cesarea), December 23 (Santa Vittoria, martyr of the city), May 8 (San Vittore martire in our city) , March 23 (San Vittoriano), October 5 (San Vittorino di Como).

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20 auspicious male names

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The auspicious names are those that wish happiness, like Felice, Fausto, success, like Vittorio and Vincenzo, or strength and courage like Riccardo and Andrea. 



Female names that bring good luck

To give

Name of Germanic origin, which literally means "of noble lineage". Sant'Ada is remembered on June 28 and December 4 and is an auspicious name, dedicated if a noble and successful future is desired for the child. 

Allegra

Name of medieval origins. It means: "she who brings the smile". It is possible to celebrate the name day on November 1st, the feast of All Saints.

Dalia

Name that derives from the homonymous flower, scientifically called "Dahlia", and in turn derived from the name of its discoverer, the Swedish botanist Anders Dahl. It is an auspicious name for a good life and like all names derived from flowers it is a symbol of beauty. It is celebrated on November 1st.

Fausta

Name of Latin origin which means "auspicious, fortunate, favorable, happy". Augural name, whose name day can be celebrated on January 4 (Santa Fausta di Bourges), February 15 (San Fausto di Montecassino), July 16 and 17 (San Fausto, martyr), August 7 (San Fausto di la our city), on 5 October (Saint Faustina Kowalska).

Felicia

Auspicious name that derives from the adjective "felix" originally with the meaning of "fertile and fruitful" and then "happy". It is celebrated on January 14th.

Fortuna 

Name of Latin origin, "Fortuna" was the Latin goddess minister of good and bad luck. The name day is celebrated on October 15th.

Joy

Name of Latin origin. It means "joy", "happiness", "cheerfulness". Nameday: March 13, July 9 or October 21. 

Moira

Name of Greek origin, it means "destiny" and refers to the name of the three Greek goddesses, the Moira, who had a power greater than that of Zeus himself and who personified destiny. Moira is also thought to be a variant of the name Maria, which means "lady, mistress", but also "beloved and dear".

Veronica

Name of Greek origins, composed of "pherein", (to carry), and "nike", (victory), means "bringer of victory". Santa Veronica is celebrated on January 13 and July 9. 

Zada

It is a name of Arabic origin, which in Syrian means "lucky woman", "flourishing", "prosperous". It can be celebrated on November 1st, All Saints' Day.

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20 auspicious female names

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They are names that mean joy and happiness, such as Gaia, Allegra and Gioia; or they indicate victory, like Gloria, Valentina; or they call to life, like Zoe and Gemma. 

Compound names that bring good luck

Annabella

Name formed by Anna and Bella, which is an affective and greeting name. The name day can be celebrated on the same day as Anna, on July 26th.

Annachiara

Name composed of Anna and Chiara which means "graceful and illustrious". The name day can be celebrated with Sant'Anna on 26 July.

Mariasole

From Mary and the Sun. It means: "light, brightness, warmth, life, vitality, energy"… The name day can be celebrated on 19 September, St. Elio's day.

Mariastella (or Maristella)

Name composed of Maria and Stella. Maria comes from Hebrew and means "princess, lady", while Stella has Latin origin and the meaning of her is "bright as a star".

Mariavittoria

Name composed of Mary and Victory and means "victorious princess". The name day is on December 15 in memory of Blessed Maria Vittoria De Fornari Strata, a nun of the announced blue.

Antongiulio

Name derived from the union of and Giulio. Its overall meaning is of 'sacred fighter to Jupiter' as it means "man who fights" and Julius "sacred to Jupiter". The name day can be celebrated on January 17 in memory of Sant ', or on April 12, in memory of Pope San Giulio.

Gianvittorio 

Name composed of Giovanni, which means "gift or grace of God" and of Vittorio, which means "winner". The name day can be celebrated on the same days in which the name Vittorio is commemorated.

Michelangelo

It can be considered a compound name of Michael, which means "who is like God" and Angelo, which means "messenger". The name day is celebrated with the blessed Michelangelo of San Francesco on 10 July. With this name we must remember the great sixteenth-century artist Michelangelo Buonarroti.

Pierfausto 

Double auspicious name composed of Piero, which means "stone, rock" and Fausto, which means "propitious, lucky". The name day can be celebrated on the days when Fausto is honored.

Piervincenzo

Name composed by Piero, which means "stone, rock" and by Vincenzo, which means "winning". The name day can be celebrated on the days in which Vincenzo is remembered. 

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