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TERENGHI | TERRENGHI | TERRENI

Terenghi is from North Milan, plots, very rare, it seems to be a mistake of transcription, in the Comasco, soils has a Lombard strain in Milan, Parabiago, Milan and Legnano, Gallarate in Varese and Porlezza in Comasco, and a Tuscan, Livorno and Rosignano Marittimo in Leghorn, in Empoli, Florence, Fucecchio, Montelupo Fiorentino and Vinci in the Florentine and San Miniato, Montopoli in Val D'arno, Pontedera, Vicopisano, Casciano Terme and Pisa in Pisano, should derive from a nickname based on the Medieval dialect Terengo (land, tied to the Earth), originated from the fact that the families lived in a terraneo, a medieval term referring to a farmhouse with only one floor, with the meaning of farmers or serfs.

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


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