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Etymological origin of Italian surname: Cavalcante


CAVALCANTE | CAVALCANTI

Cavalcante is extremely rare, one could imagine a southern origin, Cavalcanti, always very very rare, it would seem of the Cosentino, derive from the Italian medieval name Cavalcante, we recall the Lombardian banker Cavalcante della Scala of the Duchy or rather the most famous Florentine Guelph Cavalcante Cavalcanti and political adversary of Farinata degli Uberti quoted by Dante in the Inferno among the heretics.

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


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