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Etymological origin of Italian surname: Cencia


Cenci is typical of the central belt that from the Marche, through Umbria arrives to Lazio, with a strain in the Florentine and one in the Vicenza area, Cencia, very rare has a strain in Sonnino in the Latin and in Rome, and in Sessa Aurunca in the Caserta area, Cenciarelli has a small lineage between Arezzo and Città di Castello in the Perugia area, and one very consistent in Lazio, Rome, Paliano in the frusinate, and Rieti, Cencini is typically Tuscan, especially the Sienese, and Rome, Cencio has a small stock of Ancona and one in Alba in the Cuneo area, Cencioni is specific to the area that includes Tuscany, Viterbo and the Roman, Terni and Piceno, should derive, either directly or through hypochoristic or augmentative forms, from the medieval name Cencio of which there are traces for example in 1000 with Cencio Camerario author of the oldest and most important catalog of the churches of Rome published in 1192. A famous example of this surname is in 1500 with Giacomo and Beatrice Cenci executed for the de law of parricide, Saturday 11 September 1599, under the reign of Pope Clement VIII ° Aldobrandini.

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

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