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Etymological origin of Italian surname: Abate


Abate is widespread throughout the south, with a possible strain also in Piedmont, Abati has a nucleus in Emilia and Romagna, strains in Bergamo, Tuscany, Lazio and Salento, Abbà is widespread in the north-west in particular, has a a certain stock in western Piedmont and a probable one in the Milanese and Lodi area, all derive from the term Abate, both as connected to a prelate, and in the sense of a person worthy of respect.

Bibliographic source' "L'origine dei cognomi Italianim storia ed etimologia" di E. Rossoni disponibile online su: https://archive.org/

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Variations Last name: degli Abati,dell'Abate,Abbate,Abati
Nobles: Italia (Piemonte - Emilia - Toscana - Calabria - Sicilia)
Nobility: Nobili - Signori - Baroni - Marchesi - Conti
Language of the text: Italiano

Nobles: Portugal (Vizcaya)
Nobility: Senhores - Família Nobre
Language of the text: Portugûes

Nobles: España
Nobility: Señores - Caballeros - Familia Noble
Language of the text: Español

Nobles: France (Corse)
Nobility: Famille Noble - Chevaliers - Seigneurs
Language of the text: Français

Variations Last name: Abate - Abateruso
Nobles: Italia (Puglia - Sicilia)
Nobility: Nobili - Baroni
Language of the text: Italiano

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