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Etymological origin of Italian surname: Latino


Latin, absolutely rare, is Trieste, Latina seems to be specific to the Syracuse area, Latins is typical of the central Italian zone, Latin, typical of the south, has stocks in Sicily, Salento, Gargano and Iserniese, they should derive from the Latin cognomen Latinus , cited for example by Virgil in the Aeneid: "... Rex arua Latinus et urbes - iam senior longa placidas in pace regebat ...", this surname was already present in Tuscany in medieval times, the Brunetto Latini (1220 -1295) quoted by Dante in the Divine Comedy in the round of sodomites.

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

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