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Etymological origin of Italian surname: Velasco


Velasco has strains in Tuscany, in Orbetello in the Grossetano and in Portoferraio on the island of Elba in Livorno, in Naples, in Torre del Greco and in Napoli, and in Sicily in Syracuse at Palazzolo Acreide e Siracusa, should be of Spanish origin and derive from the name Basque Velasco, in turn derived from the Basque term Bela (crow).

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

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Language of the text: Italiano

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