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Etymological origin of Italian surname: Laporta


The Porta is widespread throughout the south, in Campania, Molise, Apulia, Calabria and above all Sicily, Laporta, decidedly less widespread, has a trietino stock and is well rooted in the whole of Puglia, these surnames should derive from the fact that families resided near the town or city gate, except that they were even the guardians.

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

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