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Etymological origin of Italian surname: Laino


Laino is typical of Naples and the Neapolitan, and of San Giovanni a Piro in the Salerno area, of Paterno, Marsico Nuovo, Lagonegro, Maratea, Pignola and Rotonda in the Potentino and Ferrandina in the Matera area, of Grottaglie in the Taranto area and of Francavilla Fontana in the Brindisi area. the main core is in the Cosenza area in Tortora, Maierà, Belvedere Marittimo, Laino Borgo, Cetraro, Praia a Mare, Francavilla Marittima, Cerchiara di Calabria, Castrovillari, Albidona, Diamante, Laino Castello and Cosenza and Crotone, Lajno is practically unique, derive from the name of the towns of Laino Borgo and Laino Castello in the Cosenza area, which in turn may derive from an alteration of the Latin name Lavinius, another hypothesis proposes a derivation from the name of the ancient Anatolian people of the laini reached in Magna Grecia together to other Ions.

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

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