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Etymological origin of Italian surname: Voliani


VOLIANI

Voliani is specific to Livorno, it should derive from the name Volianus in use at the Gauls, who had a deity with this name, although according to some the Latin name Volianus would be due to the merger of the Vol-root, Form apocopaic of Volet (wants it), combined with Ianus (Giano), the Roman god of peace and war, the protector of all beginnings.

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


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