Name: Bianca

Origin and Meaning of the Name Bianca

  • Meaning:
    White; fair
  • Origin:
  • Gender:
    Girl
  • Pronunciation:
    (be YAWN ka)
  • Form of:
    Itself (Bianca)
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Miscellaneous Info for Bianca

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  • Used in:
    English and Italian speaking countries
  • Additional Info:
    Italian feminine adjective for 'white', from bianco.

    Shakespeare used this name in 'The Taming of the Shrew', for a character who cannot marry until her sister Kate does, and 'Othello', for a courtesan .

    Model and human rights activist Bianca Jagger is a famous bearer.

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