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Etymological origin of Italian surname: Lovecchio


Lo Vecchio has two small stocks in Puglia in Latiano in the Brindisi area and in San Giovanni Rotondo in the Foggia area, but the main core is in Sicily, in Messina, Palermo, Monreale and Gangi in the Palermo area, and in Catania and Paternò in the Catania area, Lovecchio is typically Apulian, widespread especially in the areas of Bari and Taranto, but also in the Foggia, Brindisi and Matera areas, they should derive from nicknames indicating the family of a particular old man, probably a person of importance.

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

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