Roncalli
SurnameNamesakes

Surname RONCALLI

SOURCE: Location
USAGE: Italian

Meaning & History

Locative surname, from the names of places like Ronco or Ronchi, quite common in northern Italy. It was the surname of Angelo Giuseppe Roncalli (1881-1963), pope Giovanni XXIII, one of the most the popular popes of the Roman Catholic Church of the last century.

Related Names

VARIANT: Ronchi