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Etymological origin of Italian surname: Cavos


Cavos, practically unique today is present only in Egna in the province of Bolzano, but it would seem to originate from the area of Lake Santa Giustina in Trentino, Cavosi, always rare, has a stock in the province of Bolzano in Egna and Bolzano and in Sfruz in Trentino, could derive from a name of place that has now disappeared, we find traces of this surname in the 1600s with a Filippo Cavos who marries the noble Maddalena Mendini. additions provided by Paolo Cavosi Cavosi is present in Sfruz (TN) near the lake of Santa Giustina. Oral tradition reports links with Egna. Originally the name was Cavos and is reported on various parish documents from the end of the 18th century.

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

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