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Etymological origin of Italian surname: Lanci


LANCI | LANCIA

Lanci is typical of Theatine and Roman, Lancia, much more widespread, is specific to central Italy, Umbria, Lazio and Abruzzo, but in particular to the Romans and frusinate, with strains also in Piedmont, should derive from the medieval name Lancia , but it is also possible a derivation from nicknames originated from the job of lancer or soldier equipped with a spear.

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


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