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Etymological origin of Italian surname: Scipio


Scipi, absolutely very rare, is of San Benedetto del Tronto in Piceno, Scipio is specific to Valentano in Viterbo, Scipione is specific to the Lazio area, especially of Formia in Latinense and the area of Abruzzo, Dell'aquila, Pescara, Nocciano and Abbateggio In Pescara and Chieti, Scipioni, more widespread, is present in a meaningful way in the Marche, in particular in the Piceno, in Abruzzo, in particular in Teramano and Aquilano and Lazio, all these surnames should derive from the Gens Scipia one of the families Of the Gens Cornelia, or by the Latin name Scipio, Scipionis of which we have an illustrious example in Publius Cornelius Scipio Africanus (235 BC-183 BCE), victorious over Hannibal in the Battle of Zama and definitive winner of the Second Punic War against Carthage.

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

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