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Etymological origin of Italian surname: Facco


Facchetti, decidedly Lombard, of the area that includes the provinces of Milan, Bergamo and Brescia, Facco has a nucleus in the provinces of Padua and Venice and a branch in the Genoese, they should derive from the Italian-Germanic name Faccus of which we have an example in 1500: " ... Apollonius Rhodius Graeco, and Valerius Faccus, Latin carmine, descripserunt. Igniarium quod in Aureus torque Equitum illorum intertextum velleri conspicitur ... ". additions provided by Giovanni Vezzelli Facchetti Lombard surname that comes from the Lombard name Facco.

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

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