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Etymological origin of Italian surname: Veronica


Veronica, very rare, is typical of the province of Catania, the area of Palagonia in particular, veronic is almost unique, veronic is specific to Bari, should all derive from the name Veronico, Veronica, in turn originated from the Greek female name Berenice, name Of the daughter of Lago and Antigone who in the FOURTH century B.C. became the first Ptolemaic queen of Egypt, also the name of an Egyptian and Libyan city, which, after the Arab invasion and occupation, would become the city of Benghazi.

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

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