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Etymological origin of Italian surname: Magna


Lamagna is typical of Naples, with strains also in the Matera area, La Magna much more rare has a stock in Naples and one in the Catania area, La Manna is present throughout the south, Lamanna is typical of the southern peninsular, can derive from both attributes of size relating to zones or physical characteristics the magna (large) house, person, or other, as it is also possible that derive from modifications of Longobard terms such as arimanno or from the name of the nation of origin

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

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Nobles: Italia
Nobility: Nobili
Language of the text: Italiano

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