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Etymological origin of Italian surname: Lestingi


Lestingi is typical of the Bari area, of Conversano and Trani in particular, it could derive from modifications of the Greek name Lasthenes, in the tragedy of the Seven against Thebes of Aeschylus, Lasthenes participates in the war on the side of Eteocles defending the Omoloid door attacked by Amphiaraus.

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

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