Last name origins & meanings:
- Italian: apparently a nickname from Italian garbo
‘polite’, ‘kind’; ‘kindness’, ‘graciousness’; or alternatively from
the same word in Venetian dialect meaning ‘curt’, ‘abrupt’.
- Italian: Sicilian variant of Galbo.
- Italian: The medieval Florentine doctors Dino and Tommaso Garbo took their
surname from the via del Garbo in Florence.
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