Zanghi Family History
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Zanghi Name Meaning
plural form of Zanga, itself a variant of Zanca. (Zanghì): nickname for a peevish, cantankerous man, from medieval Greek tsanggos ‘rancid’, ‘mouldy’, ‘rank’. (Zanghì): variant of Zanchi, a metonymic occupational name for a bootmaker, from medieval Greek tsanga ‘boot’ (see Zangari).
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press