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Armanetti has a small stock in the Brescia area, one between Parma and Carrara and one in Molise, Armanetto seems to be unique, Armani is typical of northern Italy, of the lower Trentino and of the Verona area in particular, with significant stocks also in Emilia, Armanini is of the area that includes the lower Trentino and Lombardy, Armanino is specific to the Genoese area and La Spezia, Armanni is from Lombardy and includes the provinces of Bergamo, Brescia and Cremona, Armanno has a stock in Palermo and one in Caserta, Armano has a Piedmontese stock, especially in the Alessandria area, one from Veneto and one from Naples, all these surnames originate, directly or through hypocoristic forms, from the Lombard term Harimann or Arimanno (free men), the arimanni constituted a form of patriciate having the responsibility to maintain the power of the king in the occupied territories. Assimilable to the Roman Equites (knights) as a level of nobility.

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


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