Capita has almost disappeared in Sardinia, Capitta, much more widespread, is typical of Sassari and Sassari. additions provided by Giuseppe Concas CAPITA; CHAPTER: (for the meaning and etymology see Cabitza). We find it in the ancient papers. Among the signatories of the Peace of Eleonora, * LPDE of 1388 include: Capìta Ambrosius, ville Sasseri; Capìta Anthonius, villas Sasseri; Capita Arcoco - ville Terrenove (Olbia); Capita Arcoco - Ville Terrenove; Capita Dominigho, Ecclesiarum villas (Iglesias - Villa di Chiesa); Capita Joanne, ville Selluri (Sanluri - Seddòri); Capita Manuel, jurato (security guard, collaborator of the maiore - mayor) ville Tiesi (* today's Tiesi. Contrate Caputabas). Also among the signatories of the * LPDE we find: Capissa Juliano, ville Loddu (* destroyed. Contrate Partis Varicati - Barigadu). In the condaghe of San Nicola di Trullas, * CSNT XI °, XIII ° sec., Figure: Capiça Gosanrine (27) in the sale of land, cultivated with vineyards in the territory of Semestene (today it is a small town of 227 souls, of the province of Sassari). Currently the surname CAPITA is present in 13 Italian Municipalities, of which 2 in Sardinia (with meaning and etymology different from those of the continent): Sassari 3, Quartu SE 3. CAPITTA is present in 42 Italian Municipalities, of which 19 in Sardinia (for the most s north, as in the ancient maps): Sassari 110, Quartu SE 8 Cagliari 8.
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