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Ghezzi Name Meaning

Italian: patronymic or plural form of a nickname from Old Italian ghezzo ‘dark’ , with reference to hair-, beard-, or skin-color. The term originally related to horses, and in some cases the name may have alluded to the owner of an animal of this color. Ghezzo is also recorded as a personal name, of Germanic origin.

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

Similar surnames: Gizzi, Pezzi, Mizzi, Guzzi, Gretz, Tozzi, Liuzzi, Lizzi, Muzzi, Rozzi

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Ghezzi Family Origin

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Ghezzi Family Occupations

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Ghezzi Historical Records

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Ghezzi Life Expectancy

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Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Ghezzi life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Ghezzi in 1951 was 37, and 82 in 2004.

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