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Etymological origin of Italian surname: Cortenova


Cortenova, extremely rare, seems specific to Mandello Del Lario (LC), Cortinovi is absolutely rare and should be a transcription error of Cortinovis which is very widespread and is typical of Bergamo and Bergamo in particular, should derive from the toponym Cortenuova (BG), we find traces of these surnames in Bergamo in a parchment dated 1468 (Biblioteca Camai) in which a certain Zanino was Venturino Cortinovis della Costa, inhabitant. in Borgo Sant´Antonio, he commits himself, forcing all his possessions, to pay to Martino he was Bonomo Cabrini L. 99 for a supply of cheese, in the State Archives of Venice, among the notaries of the Serenissima Republic, in the years 1504 / 1510, a certain Cortinovis Bernardo appears.

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

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Nobles: Italia (Lombardia - Veneto)
Nobility: Nobili
Language of the text: Italiano

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