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Etymological origin of Italian surname: Brovelli


Brovelli is specific to the area that includes Verbanese, especially in Verbania, Novara, in Arona in particular, Varese and Milan, with maximum concentration in the Varese area of Angera, Ranco, Taino and Luino, with a small secondary stock also in the Oristano, should indicate the origin of the founders from the town of Brovello in the Verbanese, whose toponym should derive from the Italianization of the Piedmontese term archaic brova or brua (border, edge, edge).

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

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