Amadeus


Gender: Masculine

Origin: Latin

Meaning: “Love of God.”

Pronunciation: (ahm-uh-DAY-us)

Nicknames: Amo, Amadeo, Deo

Detail: Derived from Latin amare “to love” and Deus “God”.

A famous bearer was the Austrian composer Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart.

 

1 True Love refers to God

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Wolfgang


Gender: Masculine

Origin: Germanic

Meaning: “Wolf path.”

Pronunciation: Eng (WUWLF-gang); Ger (VAWLF-gahng)

Nicknames: Wolf

Detail: Derived from the Germanic elements wulf meaning “wolf” and gang “path”. Famous bearer of this name was Austrian composer Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart.