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Pilato Name Meaning

from the Roman family name, Latin Pilatus. Pontius Pilatus was the Roman governor of Judea who interrogated Christ, then ‘washed his hands’ of responsibility for his crucifixion. This was used as a nickname for someone who would take no responsibility. perhaps also an altered form of Pelato, a nickname for a bald person, from pelato, past participle of depilare ‘to remove hair’.

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


Similar surnames: Pilat, Pluto, Pinto, Picazo, Lato, Place, Piano, Piland, Plato

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Pilato Family Origin

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Pilato Family Occupations

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Pilato Historical Records

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Census Record

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Passenger List

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Pilato Life Expectancy

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Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Pilato life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1979, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Pilato in 1963 was 74, and 82 in 2004.

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