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Etymological origin of Italian surname: Calizzi


A purely Crotone surname, it may have originated from a dialectal nickname derived from the Greek word kali (beautiful). additions provided by Giovanni Vezzelli Calizzi Calabrese surname, which is the Italianization of the Greek surname Kalitsis.

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

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Heraldic Search Last name: Calizzi

Nobles: Italia
Nobility: Nobili
Language of the text: Italiano

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