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Etymological origin of Italian surname: Schiavi


Slaves has an important nucleus in the band that from the province of Bergamo, Milan, Pavia, reaches that of Piacenza, but not excluding secondary strains in Emilia and Piceno, Schiavini is typical of Milanese and Cremonese, should both derive from an Origin Slavic of the family, in ancient times the denomination of the Slavs was Sclavus, or even by the name Sclavus from the derived one, then become Slavic in modern Italian.

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

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Heraldic Search Last name: Schiavi

Variations Last name: di Schiavi,Schiavo
Nobles: Italia (Piemonte - Liguria - Puglia)
Nobility: Cavalieri - Conti
Language of the text: Italiano

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