Canova Family History
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Canova Name Meaning
Southern Italian (Cànova): from cànova ‘cupboard’, ‘cellar’, ‘food shop’, presumably applied as a metonymic occupational name for a seller of comestibles. Northern Italian (Canóva): reduced form of Casanova.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Canepa, Cava, Genova, Canela, Canevari, Cola, Corona, Calo, Cannata