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Fanale is from Palermo and Palermo, Fanali is from Lazio, from Montefiascone in the Viterbo area, from Rome and Civitavecchia from the Roman area, and from Fiuggi in the Frosinone area, with presences also in Perugia and Marsciano in the Perugia area, they could derive from locality names characterized by the presence of towers with lanterns, probably for naval or land signs, places where they had to live or from which the progenitors had to come.

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

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