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Etymological origin of Italian surname: Lisci


Lisci is typical of south-western Sardinia, Lixi is also typically Sardinian, of San Gavino Monreale and Gonnosfanadiga in the Middle Campidano, of Cagliari and of Carbonia, they could derive from modifications of the apheresis of the name Aloisius, or even of the name Elisius. additions provided by Giuseppe Concas LISCI; LIXI: some derive the surname from the Latin ilex - ilicis = holm oak (very common in the Sardinian flora), but it appears strange the fall of the initial vowel i, which is maintained as much in ilixi, as in ixili> leccio. In Gonnosfanadiga, as in the other towns of Medio Campidano, where the surname LIXI is most widespread, in its most ancient form and LISCI, in the variant

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

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