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Bologna Name Meaning

Italian: habitational name from the city of Bologna in northern Italy. In early classical times this was an independent Tuscan city called Felsina, but was renamed Bononia (a derivative of Celtic bona ‘foundation’, ‘settlement’) when it became a Roman colony in 190 bc.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Celona, Bolton, Colonna, Borgia, Alagna, Brogna, Bolotin, Bona, Boron

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Bologna Family Origin

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Bologna Family Occupations

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  • Packer

    100%

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In 1880, the most common Bologna occupation in the USA was Packer. 100% of Bologna's were Packers.

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