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Etymological origin of Italian surname: Schintu


SCHINTU

Widespread throughout Sardinia, in Alghero (SS), Bosa (OR) and Oristano and Cagliari, should derive from a nickname originated from the word Gallurian schinnitu (cracked, fissured), according to others would derive from the apheresis of an archaic Sardinian word Iskintu (descended, stripped).

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


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