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TORNATORE | TORNATORI | TORNITORE | TORNITORI

Tornatore has strains in western Liguria, Naples and Irpinia, San Chirico Raparo (PZ) and in Sicily, Tornatori is almost certainly due to errors of transcription, Turner, extremely rare, it would be a strain in northeastern Sicily and one Lombard, while Turners, absolutely very rare, seems Lombardo. Integrations provided by Stefano Ferrazzi Tornatore is more typically southern, with major strains in Catania, Palermitano, Neapolitan, Avellinese and Potentino, but with a minor strain even in the Imperiese, Tornatori, unique, is found Only in Rome, Turner, very rare, is predominantly Sicilian, with a main nucleus in the Catanese, Turners, almost unique, is found only in Lombardy and Emilia Romagna, all these surnames derive from the craft of Turner, the artisan that is that It works on the lathe objects of different material (wood, metal, etc): The archaic variant Tornatore, in fact, originates from Medieval Latin tornator, with the same meaning. It is, therefore, the cognitive-ominizations of trade names attributed to the founder.

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


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