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Etymological origin of Italian surname: Zeli


Zeli is typical of the area of South Milan and Cremonese and the nearby areas of Parma, Brescia and Mantua, zeal would seem unique, should derive from names of places like zeal Foramagno in Milan or zeal good Persico in the Lodigiano, but it is also possible Derivation from dialectal changes of the apheresis of the Latin term agellum to indicate a small field, thus identifying the characteristics of the origin area of the ancestor.

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

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