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Etymological origin of Italian surname: Faia


Faia, typically Sicilian, has a stock in Catania and one in Palermo, it should derive from a Greek nickname with the meaning of sparkle, shiny, brilliant.

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

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