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Meaning and Origin of: Contessa

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First name origins & meanings:

  • Italian : Royalty; feminine form of Count

Last name origin & meaning:

  • Italian : from contessa ‘countess’, feminine form of Conte.
  • Italian : habitational name from Contessa Entellina in Palermo province, Sicily, which until 1875 was called simply Contessa.