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Etymological origin of Italian surname: Scognamiglio


Scognamiglio is typical Campania in particular of the eastern part of Naples and the neighboring municipalities as arcades (where it appears to be the most widespread surname), San Giorgio a Cremano, Herculaneum and Torre del Greco, Scognamillo, decidedly rarer, is more properly Neapolitan , but has a strain also in Castellabate (SA) and one in Alghero, derive from dialect nicknames originated from the word scugnà (Trebbiare) and refer to the activity of the threshing machine of cereals.

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

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