Giove Family History
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Giove Name Meaning
from Giòve (‘Jupiter’), the name of the chief Roman deity, perhaps a nickname for someone who habitually swore per Giove ‘by Jove’. from Sicilian ggiòve, iòvi ‘Thursday’, applied as a personal name for someone born or baptized on that day of the week. habitational name from Giove in Terni province, Umbria. possibly from a variant of the personal name Giobbe (see Job).
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Grove, Gioia, Dove, Love, Grave, Bove, Gioe, Grover, Gole, Gion