Name for girl: Azzurra. Origins, meaning and curiosities

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Azzurra, name for girl

Inspired by the blue color, this name is often chosen for girls who have blue eyes but also by parents who wish to impose a romantic and original name on their child. We discover in this guide the origin, the meaning, the curiosities of this name for baby girl.


There are no saints named Azzurra, so the name day can be celebrated on November 1st, All Saints' Day.


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Varianti el paesene

  • Male: Blue
  • Female: Azzurrina

Foreign variants

  • French: Azure
  • English: Azure

Origins and etymology of the name Azzurra

The name Azzurra derives from the adjective that indicates the color of the sky. From the etymological point of view it derives from the term Persian Lajvard or lazvard which indicated sapphires or lapis lazuli. And in fact in the Middle Ages the blue was the name by which they were called precisely the lapis lazuli, the gems that were used to obtain a brilliant pigment to be used in works of art.

Meaning of the name Azzurra

The meaning of the Persian term is "which has the color of a clear sky", and is also linked to precious gems that have this hue, such as sapphire or, precisely, lapis lazuli.

Spread of the name Azzurra

The name Azzurra was certainly little used until the early twentieth century. To contribute to its diffusion in the country was the participation and the successes of the Azzurra boat at the America's Cup of 1983, but it should not be forgotten that the national football team el paesena she is called Azzurra (and her players are Azzurri) and this too has contributed to spreading this name in the country.

The popularity of the name Azzurra is on the rise: according to i ISTAT data in 1996 155 newborn girls were called this, while in 2022 this number increased to 788.

Personality of a little girl named Azzurra

Idealistic, sensitive, emotional: Azzurra is courageous and determined but has a marked tendency to withdraw into herself in the face of difficulties or hostilities. In the personality of Azzurra two souls coexist: an emotional, kind, altruistic, extremely sensitive and quite extrovert woman and another, on the other hand, more closed, cautious, cautious, intellectual, almost shy, who appreciates loneliness and can be very critical and even cynical. These two aspects of her personality make Azzurra an original and extravagant person, extremely fascinating.

La emotional sphere in any case, it remains the fulcrum of Azzurra's inner life who is constantly looking for an emotional and personal stability, necessary for her development in childhood and for success in adult life.

Azzurra loves everything out of the ordinary. This means that it is at the search for originality, even in people, and who can also be particularly attracted to people who are difficult to conquer or who have social or personal problems. the ancient city, Azzurra is in search of the prince who arrives on horseback to save her, but the risk of her having utopian or hard-to-reach emotional aspirations is just around the corner.

What profession will Azzurra make? She will be attracted to all professions that fall within the social or humanistic fields, such as medicine, humanities, law, law, education, but also by professions related to travel, cooking or art.

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Zodiac sign

The sign of the Zodiac that is closest to Azzurra's personality is that of Cancer, hypersensitive, generous and selfless, but also extremely emotional.


The color of Azzurra is of course the light blue in all its shades, from indigo to light blue, which evokes serenity and great sensitivity.

Precious stone

Azzurra's amulet is the Diamond, the purest and most important precious stone.

Lucky number

Il 5 is the lucky number of Azzurra, the symbol of a progressive and constant search for change and originality.

Famous people named Azzurra

  • Azzurra Cancelleri, politics and the countryside
  • Azzurra Ermito, basketball player el paesena
  • Azzurra Gaglio, basketball player el paesena
  • Azzurra Caltagirone, entrepreneur

Song dedicated to Azzurra

You blue as you are you can do what you want and beautiful you will remain I love you and you know it,

I don't want to leave you but you will understand me

no, it can't go out the light in the back of your eyes now shines more than ever, I,

I would hug you to never leave you,

yet it was you.

It is the famous song of Little Tony entitled "Azzurra" from 1970

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