The surname Čušin, which is also found in Gorenjska, is in fact of Friulian origin. Čušini originate from the extreme west of the country. During fascism, however, they came to central Slovenia due to pressure. Gorenjski glas published the story in two parts. The second part was published yesterday. It also says where the surnames of famous actors Silva Čušin and Gregor Čušin come from. The first born in Ljubljana, the second born in Kranj. Gregor, who was celebrating his birthday at the time of publication, lives in Koroška Bela, and his ancestors are from Podbela. As if his grandfather was looking for a place with the same name, Bela.
On Fridays, Gorenjski glas publishes a new column entitled Gorenjski priimki. It is prepared by history professor Tino Mamić, author of the book Surname, their origin and meaning. So far, the surnames Naglič, Nagel, Starman, Gerjolj, Grjol, Gerjol, Lombergar, Lomberger, Rozman and Oblak have been described.
Gorenjski glas began to be published in 1947. It has a picture of Gorenjska, Slovene haste next to its name, which is also connected with the first described surname. The voice comes out in Kranj on Tuesdays and Fridays. It is the most important Gorenjska newspaper, with a circulation of 19.000 copies and a readership of 65.000 readers. The newspaper is on sale in newspaper stores, and the price of a copy is 1,85 euros.
“Surnames are our identity. Each surname has its own story, just as each genus has its own story. Finding the roots is important, because it also raises self-confidence, ”says the author of the column.
More about his book can also be found in the TV show: KLIK