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Etymological origin of Italian surname: Legato


Legati, very very rare it seems Lombard, both Legato and Ligato are quite rare and typical Calabrese, of the Reggio in particular, should derive from the status of Legato (delegate, envoy, ambassador) of the progenitor or from having been in any case connected with a Legato, it is also possible that they derive from nicknames originating from particular episodes.

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

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