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Etymological origin of Italian surname: Lento


Lenti has stocks in the Alessandria area in Valenza and Bassignana, in Jesi, in Taranto and in the Taranto area as well as in the Bari and Foggia areas, in Naples, in San Lucido and Fiumefreddo in the Cosenza area and in Rome, Lento is specific to Cosenza, Lentulo is absolutely very rare, could derive from modifications or contractions of the Latin cognomen Lentulus of which we have an illustrious example with Publius Cornelius Lentulus the governor of Judea before Pontius Pilate, the Lentuli were one of the oldest and most important families of the Cornelia gens.

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

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