Cacioppo Family History
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Cacioppo Name Meaning
Southern Italian (Sicily): from Sicilian dialect cacioppu ‘dried tree trunk’, presumably applied as a nickname for someone with wizened skin, or from caciopu ‘short-sighted’ (from Greek kakiopes, literally ‘having bad eyes’).
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Racioppi, Caiola, Cappa, Iacono, Chiappa, Canino, Tschopp, Carideo