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Etymological origin of Italian surname: Loretani


Loretani, very rare, is typically Marche, in the area between Ancona and Macerata, Loretan is almost unique, it would seem to be from Abruzzo and could derive from the ethnic toponym Loreto Aprutino (PE), they should derive from the medieval ethnic form lauretanus, probably indicating that l The origin of the progenitor was from the town of Loreto nell'anconetano.

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

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