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Etymological origin of Italian surname: Klotz


Klotz is typically Altesino, of Sluderno, Racines, Appiano on the Wine Route, San Konardo in Passiria, Lana, Merano, Partschins and Naturns, all in the province of Bolzano, should derive from a nickname originated from the German word klotz (log, trunk) , however often used to define a crude person, a lout but also a villain.

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

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Nobles: Deutschland (Hessen)
Nobility: Adel - Ritter
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