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Etymological origin of Italian surname: Bracaglia


Bracaglia is specific to Lazio, Frosinone in particular, Bragaglia has an Emilian stock in Bologna and Malalbergo in Bologna and Ferrara, and one in Rome, with significant presences also in Frosinone and Ceccano in frusinate and in Viterbo, Braguglia, absolutely rare, it would seem Roman, they could derive from nicknames originated from the medieval bracale term (sort of high belt of cloth that wraps the kidneys), perhaps to identify in the progenitors of the species of bellimbraces. additions provided by Giovanni Vezzelli Bragaglia is a common surname especially in Emilia and Lazio, probably deriving from the Latin term mediated by the Celtic 'bracae' = trousers. This item originated the basic surname Braga with the derivatives Bragoni, Braguglia, Braghetta, etc.

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

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