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Etymological origin of Italian surname: Brignole


Brignole is typical of Genoa and Chiavari, always in the Genoese, it derives from the name of place. Brignole in the east coast, there are traces of this surname since 1100, the lineage was ascribed to the Genoese Patriciate since 1528, it includes the Doges of Genoa, the first Doge was Gian Francesco Brignole in 1600.

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

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Heraldic Search Last name: Brignole

Nobles: Italia
Nobility: Dogi di Genova
Language of the text: Italiano

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