Platania Family History
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Platania Name Meaning
Italian (Sicily): habitational name from Platania in Catanzaro province. Southern Italian and Greek (Platanias) topographic name for someone living in the main square of a town, an open space where plane trees grow, from medieval Greek platani ‘plane tree’ (ancient Greek platanos).
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Catania, Anania, Papalia, Lagana, Patane, Patania, Blatnik, Palaia