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Etymological origin of Italian surname: Brigati


Brigati has a stock in Piacenza and Ponte dell'Olio in the Piacenza area and in Tornolo in the Parma area, one in Bolgare in the Bergamo area and in Cremona and one in Genoa, it should derive from nicknames that indicate in the progenitors people coming from hilly areas, basing themselves on the nickname on the Celtic word briga (hill) and would like to say inhabitant of the hills.

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

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