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Etymological origin of Italian surname: Fanizzo


Fanizza is decidedly Pugliese, of Fasano and Francavilla Fontanan el brindisino, of Mola di Bari and Bari in the Bari area, of Porto Cesareo in the Lecce area and of Taranto, Fanizzi is also Apulian, dinversano and Monopoli in the Bari area in particular, of Taranto, Foggia and Fasano in Brindisi, Fanizzo, almost unique, is due to incorrect transcriptions of the previous one, these surnames should be of Slavic origin and derive from alterations of Stefanic apheresis, a patronymic form in -ic of the name Stefano.

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

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