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TEOCCHI

Teocchi is typically Bergamasco, of Sorisole and Stezzano, of Urgnano and of Ponteranica, should derive from a nickname based on the archaic dialect term Teocco, a local deformation of the ancient Venetian word teosso (gold or silver coin), Originated in its turn from the Greek word theos (Divo), to indicate the emperors of the Eastern Roman Empire, obviously depicted on these coins, with this nickname was probably underlined the comfort of the ancestor.

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


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