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Etymological origin of Italian surname: Pujia


Puia, absolutely very rare, it is of the Cosentino, as well as the rarest Puja, Pujia is specific of the Catanzaro, of Lamezia Terme, Nicastro and Catanzaro, and of Polia in the Valentiano, Puija, almost unique, it is of the Catanzaro, could result from alterations of the name Greek Pylia, but it is also possible that derive from nicknames originated from the Albanian word Puhi (Breeze, Wind).

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

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