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OTHER FORMS: Battistell, Battistello, Battiston, Batistuta, Battisti, Battista, Battistelli, Battistoni, Battistini, Battistone, Battisto, Battistino, Battistetti
CONTRIBUTOR: anonymous on 1/24/2013
Meaning & History
From St. John the Baptist, the first bearers of this name were devoted to this saint. Another etymology would be a patronymic from the given name Battista
, anyway linked to the aforementioned saint.