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Etymological origin of Italian surname: Visano


Visani is typical of the area that includes the Alto Fiorentino, the Bolognese, the Forlivese and Cesena and the Ravenna and should derive from the name of the village of Visano near Palazzuolo sul Senio in Ravenna, with a small stump also in the lower Brescia and Mantovano, which It could derive from the toponym Visano Nel Bresciano, Visano, almost unique, it would seem of Udinese, which could result from an alteration of the Latin cognomen Vipsanius.

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

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