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Etymological origin of Italian surname: Vivo


Vivino would seem of Calabrian origin, cel Catanzaro and Crotonese, Vivo has a strain of Campania in Naples, Marigliano, Napoli, Portici, Anacapri and Volla, and one Pugliese in Andria in Bari and Castellaneta in Tarantino, should derive, also through A hypochoristic, from the medieval name Vivo, the name given by the parents to his son with the wish that he remained alive, probably attributed to them after suffering the experience of the loss of a previous son. Information provided by Giovanni Vezzelli Vivino is Calabrian surname from the dialect ' vive vino ' = he drinks wine. Rohlfs 277.

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

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