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Etymological origin of Italian surname: Zaza


Zaza is typical of Molfetta, Corato, Bari, Bitonto, Terlizzi, Trani and Barletta in the Bari and the nearby Bernalda in the Matera and Genzano of Lucania in the Potentino, Zazà is almost unique, should derive from family nicknames attributed to the founder. Additions provided by Giovanni Vezzelli Zaza is an Apulian surname, a hypochoral form of Susanna's staff. Source: P. Minervini, Diz. Full. Pugliesi, 523.

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

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Nobles: Italia
Nobility: Nobili - Patrizi
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