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Priolo Name Meaning

Italian (southern Calabria and Sicily): from priòlu, priùli, southern Italian derivatives of Greek priolos ‘prior’, also ‘lay authority’. The Greek word in turn is derived from Latin prior. This was a nickname for someone thought to resemble a prior or an occupational name for a servant of a prior or some important lay personage. Italian: habitational name from Priolo in Siracusa province, Sicily. Altered spelling of French Prioleau.

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


Similar surnames: Prior, Primo, Priore, Trillo, Triolo, Riolo, Proto, Oriol, Prill, Rio

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Priolo Family Origin

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Priolo Family Occupations

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In 1881, the most common Priolo occupation in the UK was Artist Histl & Portt Painter. 100% of Priolo's were Artist Histl & Portt Painters.

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  • Artist Histl & Portt Painter

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Priolo Historical Records

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Priolo Life Expectancy

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Between 1944 and 2004, Priolo life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Priolo in 1944 was 37, and 82 in 2004.

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