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Variation of Tancredo

Famous People Named Tancredi

-Tancred (1075 - December 5 or December 12, 1112) was a Norman leader of the First Crusade who later became Prince of Galilee and regent of the Principality of Antioch.Named after his great- grandfather.
-Tancred of Hauteville (980 -1041) was an 11th-century Norman petty lord, the family is said to descend from Hiallt.
- Tancred, Prince of Bari
-Tancred, Count of Syracuse
-Tancred, King of Sicily, King of Sicily in the late 12th century
-Tancred of Conversano, count of Brindisi
-Tancred Tancredi, Dominican friar
-Tancred of Bologna, Dominican canonist
-Tankrad, abbot of Prum Abbey in the 9th century
-Tancredo Neves, Brazilian politician
-Tancredi Palamara (born 1968), Italian rock guitarist, known professionally as Tank Palamara
-Tancredi Pasero (1893-“1983), an Italian bass
-Filippo Tancredi (1655-1722), an Italian painter
-Franco Tancredi (born 1955), retired professional Italian goalkeeper
-Melissa Tancredi (born 1981), Canadian soccer forward
-Roberto Tancredi (born 1944), retired Italian professional goalkeeper

Pop Culture References for the Name Tancredi

Fictional characters
-Tancred of Salerno, character in Boccaccio's Decameron
-Tancred Torsson, a character in Jenny Nimmo's "Children of the Red King" series
-Tancred, a character in the computer game Diablo 2
-Tancred, a character in Summoner, known as the "King of Fleas"
-Tancredi in, 'La Gerusalemme liberata (Jerusalem Delivered)' by Itialian Poet Torquato Tasso.
Works of art
-Il combattimento di Tancredi e Clorinda, musical work by Claudio Monteverdi, a fictionalised account
-Tancredi, an opera by Gioachino Rossini (1813)
-Tancred (novel), a novel published in 1847 by Benjamin Disraeli
-Tancred (play), a nineteenth-century play by John Augustus Stone
-Sara Tancredi, from the American television series, Prison Break, played by Sarah Wayne Callies
-Frank Tancredi, the father of Sara in the American television series, Prison Break
-Tancredi Falconieri, a character in the novel The Leopard by Giuseppe Tomasi di Lampedusa
-5088 Tancredi, main-belt asteroid
-Tancred or Tankred is a masculine given name of Germanic origin. Tankrad comes from thank- (thought) and -rad (counsel), meaning "well-thought advice". It was used in the High Middle Ages mainly by the Normans and especially associated with the Hauteville family in Italy. It is rare today as a first name, but still common as a Norman surname: Tanqueray. Its Italian form is Tancredi and in Latin it is Tancredus. Its Italian patronymic is also Tancredi.

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