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CACCIANIGA | CAZZANIGA | GAZZANIGA

Caccianiga and decisively milanese, Cazzaniga and typical of Milanese and Bergamasco, Gazzaniga would seem specific to the pavese, potrebbero derive from the place name Gazzaniga (BG) the ancient Caccianiga and then Cazaniga, from which we used a phrase in 1442: "... dictates loos of Cassago of mandate and imposition Iacobini dictates Bolpini de Nava filii quondam Iohannis et Zanis de Cazaniga filii quondam Bertini habitantium in crazy dictum Cassago ... ", an example of this cognomenatio we found it to Cassago in 1524:" ... Bernard Cazaniga was sent by messer to one anniversary of thirty and forty thousand pesos for forty years for a testament by December 23, 1524 ... ".

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


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