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Tomasicchio is typical of Bari, with significant appearances also in Modugno Nel Barese, in Cerignola in Foggia and in Taranto, Tommasicchio, extremely rare, is also barese. Integrations provided by Stefano Ferrazzi The origin of these surnames must be sought either in the medieval name Tomasicchio (dialect hypochoristic of the name Tommaso) or in an italianization of the Slavic surname Tomasic, which, composed by the root Tomas (the Italian Tommaso) and From the suffix-ic (with membership value), it can be translated as the son of Thomas (see Tomasich and De Tomasi). In conclusion, therefore, this is the cognitive name of the ancestor's personal names.

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

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