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Cantalupo Name Meaning

Italian: habitational name from any of various places in Italy named or named with Cantalupo, thought to be a grimly humorous name derived from Latin cantare ‘to sing’ + lupus ‘wolf’, i.e. denoting a settlement where the wolves could be heard howling in the uncleared woods around. This is a widespread place name but some scholars now dispute its derivation, believing it to have been altered by folk etymology.

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


Similar surnames: Cantlin, Castello, Montalbo, Montalto, Canal, Castano, Canto

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Cantalupo Family Occupations

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Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Cantalupo life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1975, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Cantalupo in 1952 was 46, and 75 in 2004.

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