Heraldrys Institute of Rome
Heraldrys Institute of Rome in Italiano Heraldrys Institute of Rome in English Heraldrys Institute of Rome em Português Heraldrys Institute of Rome auf Deutsche Heraldrys Institute of Rome en Español
  1. Home
  2. Search last name
  3. Search Result
  4. Origin of last name

Origin of last name Maynetto, country of origin: Italy

Nobility: Nobles
Heraldic trace of family: Maynetto
Nobility crown Maynetto Ancient and noble family from Bologna, of clear and ancestral virtue, that has worldwide spread, over the centuries. The family has been known as Maynetto, Mainetto, Majnetti or Mainetti, due to different registries transcriptions. From the analysis of colours and symbols of the coat of arms we can have more information about the family virtues: 1) The tincture azure symbolizes water, the continuity of life, it is a colour of nobility, beauty, chastity and fidelity; the silver lion means strength, ferocity, and valour; the red lion means bravery and freedom; the fleur-de-lys means purity, light, especially when gold ("or"); a label is a charge resembling the strap crossing the horse's chest from which pendants are hung. It is usually a mark of difference, but has sometimes been borne simply as a charge in its own right. 2) The tincture gules ("red") is symbol of strength and power but also fervent... To be continued
love for God; the vested arm means high military rank; the hills mean greatness, wisdom and sublime dignity; the star symbolizes celestial goodness, leadership and excellence. Moreover, this family, in all ages, always stands out, thanks to the prominent figures, which gave birth, in the public service, in the liberal and ecclesiastical professions and in the military service. Among these, without undervalue the omitted, we would like to mention: Giacomo, doctor in both laws, flourishing in Bologna, in 1502; Antonio, doctor in both laws, flourishing in Bologna, in 1564; Luigi, notary in Bologna, flourishing in 1569; Fr Luigi, of the Order of Preachers, flourishing in Bologna, in 1603; Leone, militiaman by profession, flourishing in Bologna, in 1645; Benedetto, councillor in Bologna, flourishing in 1657; Guido, papal guard, flourishing in 1704. Family names so old, without any doubt honor not only families but also the cities that welcomed them; seems to be, in fact, very worthy the living members of this family which, with much decorum, carry this noble surname, which has had several illustrious members.

Buy a heraldic document on family Maynetto

For more information or questions please do not hesitate contact us:

Coat of Arms of family: Maynetto

Coat of Arms of family Mainetti

1 Blazon of family Mainetti

Azure, a lion quarterly argent and gules on a chief azure three fleur-de-lys or between the four points of a label truncated gules.

Mainetti, Mainetto, Maynetto or Majnetti. Source: "Archivio Storico" of Heraldrys Institute of Rome. "Armorial Général par J.B.Rietstap - Deuxième èdition refondue et augmentée - Tome II L-Z" page 1276.

Coat of Arms of family Mainetti

2 Blazon of family Mainetti

Gules, a sinister arm vested gules, erect with the hand apaumé proper, issuant from a mount of six hillocks or, on a chief azure charged with three stars of five points or.

Mainetti, Mainetto, Maynetto or Majnetti. Source: "Archivio Storico" of Heraldrys Institute of Rome. "Armorial Général par J.B.Rietstap - Deuxième èdition refondue et augmentée - Tome II L-Z" page 1276.

Buy Coat of Arms of family

Heraldrys Institute of Rome on Facebook

Heraldrys Institute on Facebook
© 2016 - 2017 Heraldrys Institute of Rome

Social Network

Heraldrys Institute on Facebook