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La Macchia Name Meaning

Italian: topographic name from the definite article la + macchia ‘thicket’, ‘scrub’. Scrub country was notorious as a hiding place for bandits, and this may be the true meaning of the surname. The phrase alla macchia means ‘secretly’ or ‘clandestinely’.

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


Similar surnames: Macchia, La Civita, Laguardia, Lariccia, La Fazia, Mandracchia

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Between 1977 and 2000, in the United States, La Macchia life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1986, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for La Macchia in 1977 was 71, and 89 in 2000.

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