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Type Surname (from given name)
Surname of author R.J. Palacio, who wrote the book Wonder (2012)
Type Surname (from occupation)
Palacio is derived from the Spanish word "palaciao," meaning a "palace," and as a surname, was no doubt taken on by someone who lived near a palace or mansion, or perhaps by someone who worked there.