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Etymological origin of Italian surname: Santoro


Santorelli has a Umbrian strain, one Roman, one between Molise and Teatino and one Campano, in Neapolitan in particular, Santoro is specific of the center South, derive, directly or through hypochoristic, from the medieval name Santorus, in turn derived from Sanctorum Omnium ( Ognissanti), name sometimes attributed to children born on that day. Integrations of Donato Santoro Santoro is a surname and of Salernitan origin, at least my ancestors have been in Salerno city for over five centuries.

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

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