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Etymological origin of Italian surname: Castagliulo


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Castagliolo, practically unique, specific to the Salerno area, would seem to be due to an Italianization of Castagliuolo, which is characteristic of Forio on the island of Ischia in the Neapolitan area, Castagliulo, still an Ischia, practically unique, is due to a further dialectal variation of the previous , should derive from a Neapolitan dialectal term based on the Spanish term castillo (pronounced castiglio), which means castle and would indicate the progenitors of the inhabitants of the area of the Aragonese castle near Forio.

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


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