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Etymological origin of Italian surname: Rocca


LA | LAROCCA | ROCCA

The Rocca is widespread in the whole of the centrosud, in Campania and in Sicily in particular, Larocca is specifically Lucan, in particular in the area of Calvello and Abriola (PZ), derived from toponyms containing the rocca root, as there are many in Italy.

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

ROCCA

Present in all Italy, has an important nucleus in Calabria, one in Lazio and more than one in the north, should derive from the many place names containing the word Rocca, such as Rocca di Neto (KR), Rocca Imperiale (CS), Rocca di Cave (RM), Rocca de Giorgi (PV), etc.

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


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