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It would seem to originate from the area that includes, Neapolitan, Caserta, Benevento and Foggia, with a stock also in Padua and Genoa. additions provided by Fabio Paolucci The surname Zuppa is represented by several stocks scattered on the national soil located mainly in Liguria in Genoa, in Lazio in the Capital, in Campania in the municipalities of Naples and San Marco dei Cavoti in the province of Benevento, in Puglia in the Foggia area ( San Severo, Lucera, Pietramontecorvino). Other nuclei can be seen in Veneto, Lombardy, Tuscany and Abruzzo. From the etymological point of view Zuppa, should derive from a nickname assigned to the progenitor in relation to the meal he used to eat or in reference to another episode of his daily life (soaked in the sense of soaked, wet).

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

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