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Etymological origin of Italian surname: Almerigo


Almerighi, extremely rare, has some presence in Piedmont and Sardinia, where it should have come from Piedmont, Almerigo is practically unique, should derive from the medieval Germanic name Almericus, latinization of the Germanic name Almrich, in turn composed by the terms alm (alp, mountain pasture, alpine pasture) and rich (rich, which it possesses) with the meaning of one who is rich in alpine pastures.

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

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