Posted By:Elaine Gaitanis
Subject:Re: Origins of the names Loizou, Loizides
Post Date:August 30, 2001 at 09:01:31
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Forum:Cyprus Genealogy Forum
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My father's name was Loizou Loizides and I have always wanted to know the origin of that name. I have been told that Loizou came from the Venetians when they inhabited Cyprus --and that Loizou came from the Italian name Luigi -- but don't know if that's true. If you have any information as the the origin of that name I would be interested. Thank you, Elaine Gaitanis