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Etymological origin of Italian surname: Santia


Santia is typical of Lazio in the area between Supino (FR) and Sezze (LT), it should derive from the Greek name Santia used for example in the frogs of Aristophanes where it is cited as a servant of Dionysus a certain Santia who will claim the rights of master on the same Dionysus.

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

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