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Etymological origin of Italian surname: Laura


Laura, very rare seems to be specific to the province of Imperia, Lauri is widespread in the central belt that includes Umbria, Marche, Lazio and Abruzzi, with a stock also in the Neapolitan dialect, Lauro is typical of the Neapolitan, should derive from the Latin name Laurus Apollo) cited as an example in this cenotaph of the Lombard period: "... Laurus eras, Umfrede, tuas academia frondes iactavit merit, serta superb, diu ...", it is also possible, in some cases, a derivation from toponyms like Lauro (AV) and (CE) and the like.

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

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