Meaning and Origin of: Iacono

Family name origins & meanings

  • Southern Italian : according to Caracausi, this is from iacono, southern dialect form of diacono ‘deacon’, hence an occupational name for someone in the service of a deacon or a nickname for someone thought to resemble a deacon.
  • Southern Italian : Possibly from an augmentative of Giacco, a short form of the personal name Giacomo.