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Etymological origin of Italian surname: Calestani


Calestani is typical of the Lombard Emilian area, has a small stock in Leno in the lower Brescia area and a more consistent one in Parma and Parma and near Reggio, it should derive from the name of the town of Parma in Calestano, although a derivation cannot be excluded. similar to that of the toponym, that is, from the late Latin name Callistanus, a typical name of the freedmen of a Callistus, as well as of its land properties.

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

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