Battista is a given name and surname which means Baptist in Italian.

Given namedEdit

  • Battista Agnese (died 1564), cartographer from the Republic of Genoa, who worked in the Venetian Republic
  • Battista Dossi, also known as Battista de Luteri, Italian painter
  • Battista Farina (1893-1966), later Battista Pininfarina, Italian automobile designer and the founder of the Carrozzeria Pininfarina.
  • Battista Sforza (1446-1472), Duchess of Urbino and second wife of Federico da Montefeltro



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