Re: Origins of the surname Tsilimidos
Tsilimidos seem to have come from the root Tsilimi or as we say in Albanian Cilimi, used by southern Albanians and Arvanites in Greeceto mean"child".
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Another word for cilimi in albanian is also femi, or foshnje,sowhen someone behaves in an imatureway i would say "mos u besi cilimi".
Hope this helps.
It might bethat greek island hassome old arvanites(mediaval albanians) in it.