Vito is an Italian name that is related to the Latin word "vita", meaning "life". It is a modern form of the Latin name "Vitus", meaning "life-giver," as in Saint Vitus, the patron saint of dogs and a heroic figure in southern Italian folklore. The Name "Vito" is unrelated to, yet still often confused with, the German name "Wido"; the root of the name "Vito" is Latin, while "Wido" is derived from Ancient Germanic.

People with this name include:

  • Vito the Saint Protector of the Normands overseas, in medieval Latin called San Vito dei Normanni
  • Vito Corleone, Titular character of the novel The Godfather
  • Vito LoGrasso, American professional wrestler
  • Vito Fossella, American politician from New York
  • Vito Mannone, Italian footballer
  • Vincent "Don Vito" Margera, actor and TV personality
  • Vito Nikolić, Montenegrin poet
  • Vito Positano, Italian diplomat
  • Vito Postiglione, Italian auto racing driver
  • Vito Russo, American activist
  • Vito Dumas, Argentine sailor and travel-writer, who sailed solo around the world
  • Victor Vito (rugby player), New Zealand rugby union and rugby sevens player.
  • Vito (fictitious), Very Important Top Officer, from the book "Selling To VITO".
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Other articles related to "vito":

List Of Viva La Bam Episodes - Season 5 (2005)
... Viva La Brazil (6/26/05) Bam takes Don Vito to Brazil, which Vito thinks is in the Bahamas, and they meet up with pro-skater Bob Burnquist ... Special guest appearance by Billy Idol 5.3 Vito's Revenge (7/10/05) Don Vito seeks revenge after all of Bam's and CKY Crew pranks with the help of Mike Vallely ... Mike Vallely And Brandon Novak 5.4 Metal Mulisha (7/17/05) Vito attempts to join Metal Mulisha but has to pay dues before he is accepted ...
Louie Vito - Career
... Vito became prominent on the professional snowboarding scene at age 17 by completing a backside 1080 at the Australia Open — making him the first rider to successfully pull off the complex ... In 2008, Vito was crowned the overall Chevy U.S ... Vito went on to win the Etnies GVR and took second place at the Vans Cup in a hotly contested battle for the championship with superstar Danny Kass ...
Santi Vito, Modesto E Crescenzia
... Santi Vito, Modesto e Crescenzia (Saints Vito, Modesto and Crescenzia) is the name of a Catholic church in Rome, officially named Santi Vito e Modesto ... Its facade is on Via Carlo Alberto, with the entrance on the Via San Vito ...
Mercedes-Benz Vito
... The Mercedes-Benz Vito is a light van produced by Mercedes-Benz in the Basque town of Vitoria-Gasteiz, Spain ... From the name of the city Vitoria came the name Vito ... also derived from an exemplary, long-standing employee, Vito Rosenstein ...