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Etymological origin of Italian surname: Longordo


Longordo, very very rare, it has presences in the imperiese, in the roman and in the reggino, in Gioia Tauro, Scilla and Maropati, it should be a Spanish dialectal ethnic form for those coming from the Langreo area in Asturias, there is also the hypothesis that instead derives from a dialectal nickname that tended to emphasize the obesity of the progenitor, with the medieval voice gordo or ngordo for greedy, greedy, greedy.

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

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Heraldic Search Last name: Longordo

Nobles: Italia
Nobility: Baroni - Marchesi - Nobili
Language of the text: Italiano

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