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Etymological origin of Italian surname: Loos


Loos, almost unique, would appear to be Sicilian, from the south of the island, Loose is quite unique, Looz is specific to Monte di Procida in the Neapolitan dialect, should be of Alsatian origin and derive from the name of the County of Looz, the current Loon, probable area of Origin of the founder, we remember Otto di Looz, son of Giselberto Conte di Looz in the 11th century: "..Ottonem comitem Durachii, fratrem Emmonis comitis de Looze ..".

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

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