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CONTRADA

Contrada, typically from Campania, has a stock in Naples and one in Montefalcione and Candida nell'avellinese, it should derive from a standing nickname to indicate an origin of the progenitor from a village area.

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


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