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Type Surname (from location)
Usage Italian

Meaning & History

Originally indicated someone who came from the Lombardy region of northern Italy, which was named for the Lombards, a Germanic tribe who invaded in the 6th century. Their name is derived from the Germanic roots lang "long" and bard "beard".