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a italian name to go with chinese last name?!?!
May 8, 2013 at 6:59 AM

Im italian decent and my husband is chinese. We both agree to give our baby a stong italian first name but my husband wants something to flow with our last name, Liauw. Pronunced like a cats "meow" but with an "L" instead of "m".

I always liked Vincenzo for a boy but he complains that it doesnt have that flow. Not sure what the gender is yet so looking for girl and boy names.

Any ideas??? TIA


  • Blue_Spiral
    May 8, 2013 at 2:23 PM

    Bianca, Francesca, Carmela

    Domenico, Luciano, Pietro

  • Mom2HayTay
    May 20, 2013 at 2:36 PM
    Giuliana or Antonio
  • Lapis_Lazuli
    May 20, 2013 at 3:57 PM

    My suggestions is to keep the first name easy to spell and pronounce and recognize to offset the uniqueness of the surname. Another good idea is to mirror the L or the W from your last name in the first name, because it gives it continuity despite the cultural differences. Since Liauw is one syllable, a two or more syllable name will sound best paired with it. 

    Italian names I like: 

    Alessa, Bella, Bianca, Cara, Fina, Gabriella, Gemma, Isabella, Leona, Lia, Luna, Marisa, Sienna, Terra, Valeria, Viola. 

    Aldo, Darin, Enzo, Leo, Luca, Marco, Nico. 

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