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Etymological origin of Italian surname: Corti


Court is widespread throughout Italy, especially in Sicily in Poggioreale (TP), in Lazio in Rome, Formia (LT) and Coreno Ausonio (FR), in Piedmont in Novi Ligure (AL) and Turin and in Liguria in Genoa, Corti is widespread throughout the central north, has an important stock in Lombardy and one in Tuscany, Cortini has a line between Forlì and Ravenna and one in Florence, Cortucci is specific to Ancona and Jesi to Ancona, all of which should derive directly or through various hypocoristic forms, from the short medieval term typical agrarian organization dating back to the administration of the Franks, probably to indicate that the progenitors were in fact coming from a court. (see Court)

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

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Language of the text: Italiano

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Variations Last name: Corti - de Corti
Nobles: Italia - Austria (Piedmont - Lombardy - Veneto - Tuscany)
Nobility: Noble - Lord - Patrician of Pavia - Marquis - Counts
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