Italian Last Names (Cognomi Italiani)

- Updated:28 Jan 2015

There’s also an interesting point about misspelled surnames because of immigration issues. You’ll find in this list several variations of the same surname.

Italian Surnames List

More than 40,000 surnames currently used in Italy. With every surname, you’ll find an access to external links containing information about them: where the surname is geographically located in Italy, how it’s distributed into provinces; its meaning, its origin and its coat of arms (in the case of having one). Read More

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Browse on this list (new database - under construction)

To find different variations on the same surname, type only its first letters. For instance, typing GIOV we'll find a list of patronymics as variations of the name GIOVANNI (John).

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Lists of Italian Surnames

There are some sites in Internet where genealogists can add the surname they are interested in, giving the reference of their own e-mails to be later contacted. The goal of these databases is to contact people searching for the same surname, to exchange information and perhaps to discover that they have some common relative. When a surname is found, we can contact the visitor who left his or her e-mail on there. There are several websites in English containing these lists: Italian Surname Database and AviTree