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Etymological origin of Italian surname: Regni


Kingdoms is typical of the central fascia that includes the Anconetano, the Perugino, the Viterbo and the Roman, in particular Perugia and Gubbio in Perugino, Corinaldo and Senigallia in Anconetano, Tuscania and Monte Romano in the Viterbase and Rome, Kingdom is widespread in the same Area with a small strain also in the Cosentino, a hypothesis proposes a derivation from the medieval name French Régnier, or for Apocope by the Germanic medieval name Regnolfus, according to others it would be instead of an Italian medieval name originated from the Apocope of the name Regnulus, the latinization of the Gothic name Rain or Rahne, another hypothesis suggests that they derive from names that wished the kingdom of heaven to infants, who would then become the various founder, one last hypothesis proposes that it may instead be Surnames attributed to the foundlings.

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: Cavalieri - Nobili
Language of the text: Italiano

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