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Etymological origin of Italian surname: Celentano


Celentani and Cilentano are absolutely rare, while Celentano is much more widespread, Celintano has almost disappeared, they are all typical surnames from Campania, they derive from being the progenitors from Cilento. additions provided by Giacomo Ganza / Villa di Tirano (Sondrio) Very well-known surname in the world of pop music, even beyond the borders of our country. It derives from the name of a historical region of Campania, the Cilento, which constitutes the inner part of the Salerno area. The surname is widespread in Campania and Puglia, but is also present in the north and other parts of Italy, although more sporadic.

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

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Heraldic Search Last name: Celentano

Variations Last name: Cilintano,Celentani
Nobles: Italia
Nobility: Marchesi - Nobili
Language of the text: Italiano

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