Last name: PILON

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PILON : This last name is indexed 207,919 times on Geneanet!

Origin of last name

PILON : 1: French: diminutive of Pile ‘mortar trough’.2: French: habitational name from (Le) Pilon the name of several places in various parts of France ultimately derived from Latin pila ‘pillar column’. Compare Pelo Pelon and Pillon.3: Italian (Veneto): from Venetian dialect pilon ‘pestle of a mortar’ probably applied as a metonymic occupational name for an apothecary or a pharmacist. Compare Pillon.

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