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Etymological origin of Italian surname: Cammarota


Cammarota is a specific surname of southern Italy, probably originating from Campania and Basilicata, where it is widespread, Cammaroti, practically unique, is probably due to a mistaken transcription of the previous one, Cammaroto is specific to Messina and Messina, it should be surnames deriving from dialectal alterations of the name of the town of Camerota in the Salerno area, or of Cammarata in the Cosenza area and in the Agrigento area. additions provided by Giovanni Vezzelli Cammarota is a Sicilian surname (also Cammaroto) which comes from the Greek 'kammar? tos' = vaulted, but also 'proud'. It is also possible to derive from the toponym Camerata (SA). Rohlfs 60.

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

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