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Etymological origin of Italian surname: Ammazzalorso


Specific to the Abruzzi of Pescara in particular is extremely rare, it should derive from the profession of bear hunter, very common in past ages in that region; it is certain that between the '500 and the' 600 bear hunters more than for money, as instead happened in 800, they did it for passion and to test their courage. additions provided by Giacomo Ganza / Villa di Tirano (SO)

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

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Nobles: Italia
Nobility: Patrizi
Language of the text: Italiano

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