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Etymological origin of Italian surname: Carrese


Carrese is typically from Campania, from Castellammare di Stabia and Naples in the Neapolitan and from Limatola in the Benevento area, Carresi instead is Tuscan, from San Giovanni Valdarno and Montevarchi in the Arezzo area, from Florence and Follonica and Grosseto from the Grosseto area, Carrise is practically unique, Carrisi it is specific of the Salento, of Vernole, Trepuzzi, Lecce, Alezio and Seclì in the Lecce area, of San Pietro Vernotico in the Brindisi area and of Taranto, it should derive from nicknames originating from the archaic dialectal term carrese or carrise, used to define the chariot races pulled by pairs of oxen, but also the wagon itself and the driver of this type of vehicle.

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

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