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Etymological origin of Italian surname: Cacciaguida


Cacciaguida, now almost disappeared, may have been Florentine, given that the great poet Dante Alighieri was a great-grandson of a Cacciaguida, the surname should derive from a nickname, perhaps reserved for a person responsible for organizing the hunting of some noble family.

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

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