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Etymological origin of Italian surname: Acone


Acone, very rare is typical of the Neapolitan, Avellino and upper Salerno, Aconi, practically unique is probably due to a transcription error, it could derive from the Latin cognomen Acone derived from a toponym Portus Acone in Bithynia: "... Acone portus est Bithyniae here proventu malorum graminum usque adeo celebris est ut noxias herbas aconita illinc nominemus ... ", in an ancient Roman tombstone we read:" Q (uinti) Aconi Veri pri (ncipis) leg (ionis) XV Apo (llinaris) ".

Bibliographic source' "L'origine dei cognomi Italianim storia ed etimologia" di E. Rossoni disponibile online su: https://archive.org/

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