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Etymological origin of Italian surname: Butturi


Buttura is typical of the Verona area, Butturi is specific to the border area between Mantua and Modena, could derive from nicknames originated from the late Latin word buturum (butter), an example of this use in Latin can be seen in an inscription on a tombstone , where we read: "D (is) M (anibus) s (acrum) Iulia Buturaria v (ixit) a (nnos) XXXVI". Notable character was the writer and poet Antonio Buttura born in Malcesine (VR) in 1770.

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

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