Pennacchio Family History
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Pennacchio Name Meaning
Italian: from pennacchio ‘plume of feathers’ (from Latin pinnaculum), hence a nickname for a tall thin person or possibly a metonymic occupational name for someone who wore a plume of feathers, perhaps a dignitary or knight.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Pecci, Penna, Paniccia, Vecchio, Finocchio, Cornacchia, Ginocchio