Ernesto

The Spanish, Portuguese, and Italian version of Ernest, a German name meaning "serious." And maybe your little Ernesto will be a solemn dude. Until he cracks the inevitable fart joke, because little boys.

Nicknames:

Ern, Ernie, Nesto.

Famous people named Ernesto:

Cuban revolutionary Ernesto "Che" Guevara; architect Ernesto Rogers; novelist Ernesto Sabato; musician Ernesto "Tito" Puente.

Fun fact:

Ernesto is a character in Gaetano Donizetti’s comedic opera "Don Pasquale," which was first performed in 1843 and is still performed today.

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