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Etymological origin of Italian surname: Lesina


Quite rare it seems to be from the area between Alessandria and Genoa, it could derive from the apheresis of the Latin cognomen Telesinus, but it could also be a nickname linked to the trade of cobbler or to the spilorceria 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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