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Origin and Etymology of Italian surnames: Letter "I"

Surnames starting with:

IACHELLI, IACHELLO, IACHETTA, IACHETTI, IACHI, IACHINI, IACHINO, IACI, IACINI, IACO, IACO', IACOBACCI, IACOBBE, IACOBBI, IACOBELLI, IACOBELLIS, IACOBINI, IACOBINO, IACOBO, IACOBONE, IACOBONI, IACOBUCCI, IACOLO, IACOMELLI, IACOMETTA, IACOMETTI, IACOMI, IACOMINI, IACOMO, IACOMONI, IACONE, IACOPETTI, IACOPINI, IACOPINO, IACOPO, IACOPUCCI, IACORMINO, IACOVACCI, IACOVELLA, IACOVELLI, IACOVELLO, IACOVIELLO, IACOVINI, IACOVIZZI, IACOVO, IACOVONE, IACOVUCCI, IACOVUZZI, IACUELLI, IACUISSI, IACULLO, IACUTTI, IACUVELLI, IACUZZI: From the first name Giacomo, Giacobo, Giacopo, Giacobbe, derived from the Hebrew "Yaaquob" = God has protected

IALLONARDO: Based on the first name Gianni. In the Middle Ages Ianni or Janni

IANNACCI, IANNACCONE, IANNACONE, IANNACONI, IANNARILLI, IANNE, IANNELLA, IANNELLI, IANNETTI, IANNELLO, IANNI, IANNIELLO, IANNILLI, IANNINI, LANNINO, IANNITTI, IANNO, IANNONE, IANNONI, IANNUCCELLI, IANNUCCI, IANNUZZI, IANNUZZO: Based on the first name Gianni, abbreviation of the first name Giovanni. In the Middle Ages Ianni or Janni

IAPALUCCI, IAPALUCCIA, IAPALUCCIO: Consisting of two first names Gianni, abbreviation of the first name Giovanni and the dimnutive of Paolo

IAPICHELLA, IAPICHELLI, IAPICO, IAPPICHINI: From the first name Giacomo, Giacobo, Giacopo, Giacobbe, derived from the Hebrew "Yaaquob" = God has protected

IAVARONE: Based on the first name Gianni. In the Middle Ages Ianni or Janni

IENTILE: From the adjective gentile = gentle. In origin with the meaning of noble or to indicate someone that belongs to the same family (Latin gens)

IERVESE: From the first name Gervasi derived from the French name Gervais

IEZZI: From the word "jizzu" (already used in the ancient Sicily dialect),derived from the Latin word "aegyptius" = slave

IGNAZIO: From the first name Ignazio

INCECCO: From the first name Cecco, abbreviation of Francesco

INNOCENTI, INNOCENZI: From the adjective "innocente" = innocent, given to the children of unknown parents

IOCCA, IOCCO: From the first name or nickname Cocco, meaning "egg" or "dear person"

IORIO, IORI, IORILLO, IORIZZI, IORIZZO: From the first name Giorgio, deriving from the Greek word "gheorgos" = farmer

IOVENE, IOVINE, IOVINELLI, IOVINO: From the ancient name Giovine or Iovine used as nickname or to indicate a young (in italian giovane) person

IPPOLITI: From the first name Ippolito, derived from the Greek name "Hippolytos, consisting of "hippos" = horse and "lyein" = to untie

ISACCO: From the word "sacco" = sack, bag. To indicate someone that makes, transports or loads sacks. Also derived from the first name Isacco

IULIANELLA, IULIANI, IULIANO: From the first name Giuliano, derived from the Latin "Iulius" = sacred to Jupiter

IUORIO: From the first name Giorgio, deriving from the Greek word "gheorgos" = farmer

IZZI, IZZO

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