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Etymological origin of Italian surname: Aloja


Aloe is typical of the Cosenza area, Aloi seems to originate from Calabria, but is also present in Sicily with perhaps native strains, Aloia is scattered like a leopard in the whole south, absolutely rare Aloja should be the original shape would seem to originate from the Campanian area , Apulian Calabrese, D'Aloia and D'Aloja, very rare, are typical of the area that includes the provinces of Naples, Benevento, Foggia, Bari and Potenza, deriving from the Calabrian dialectal form of the medieval name Aloisius (which will become Eligio and Luigi ).

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

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