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La Pietra Name Meaning

from pietra ‘stone’, ‘rock’, with the definite article la (Latin petra, from Greek); probably a topographic name for someone who lived by a prominent rock or on stony ground, or perhaps a metonymic occupational name for a quarryman or stone carver. from feminine form of Pietro, the feminine form probably being due to the influence of the Italian word famiglia ‘family’.

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


Similar surnames: Lapierre, La Spina, Laurita, La Piana, La Fata, La Greca, Laier

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Between 1983 and 1999, in the United States, La Pietra life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1988, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for La Pietra in 1983 was 67, and 79 in 1999.

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