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Etymological origin of Italian surname: Sclafani


Sclafani, decidedly Sicilian, is specific to the area that includes the Palermo and the Agrigentino, should derive from the name Sclafani Bagni in Palermo, probably originated from the Latin scaphula (small boat), in turn derived from Greek word Scapha (boat, boat).

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

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