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Etymological origin of Italian surname: Alabardieri


Alabardi, absolutely rare, has two small stocks, one in the area between Reggio and Modena and one in the Ancona area, Alabardieri, practically unique, from the Pesaro area, they should derive from the profession of halberdier carried out by the progenitors, so it was called a soldier for example. of the ancient militias equipped with halberd, but it was also the specific identifier of an armed one of the Lanzichenecchi and of the Papal Guards.

Bibliographic source' "L'origine dei cognomi Italianim storia ed etimologia" di E. Rossoni disponibile online su: https://archive.org/

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Heraldic Search Last name: Alabardieri

Nobles: Italia
Nobility: Baroni - Nobili
Language of the text: Italiano

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