Lio Name Meaning

Southern Italian: most likely a variant of Leo, from a local form (compare De Leo), but possibly also from a reduced form of a name such as Leonardo, Leopardo, or from Greek leios ‘smooth’, ‘glossy’, presumably applied as a nickname. Catalan (Lió): habitational name from Lió in Girona province of Lyon in France (see Lyon).

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


Similar surnames: Leo, Lie, Li, Lia, Rio, Lis, Lao, Pio, Lion, Lier

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Lio Family Origin

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Lio Family Occupations

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In 1881, the most common Lio occupation in Canada was Baker. 100% of Lio's were Bakers.

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Passenger List

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Lio Life Expectancy

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Between 1964 and 2004, in the United States, Lio life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1999, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Lio in 1964 was 77, and 79 in 2004.

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