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Etymological origin of Italian surname: Cottone


COTTONE | COTTONI

Cottone is typically Sicilian, particularly widespread in Palermo, Balestrate (PA) and Villabate (PA), in Alcamo (TP), in Adrano (CT) and in Agrigento in Sciacca, Caltabellotta and Realmonte, Cottoni is absolutely rare, they should derive from nicknames originated from the dialectal word cuttuni (cotton), perhaps to indicate the profession of the progenitor.

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


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