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Etymological origin of Italian surname: Fausto


Fausti has a stock in the Brescia area and one in Ascoli and Terni, Faustinelli, quite rare, is typical of Ponte di Legno in the upper Brescia area, diFaustini has a nucleus between Brescia, Trentino and Verona, and a stock among the provinces of Rome and Frosinone, Faustino, absolutely rare, is from the south, Fausto, very rare, has a stock in Orvieto (TR) and a secondary in Bagnoregio (VT), and has a small nucleus even between Naples and Salerno, all derive from the name Fausto , which in turn derives from the Latin cognomen Faustus, but, above all the Brescian stocks most probably derive from the name of San Faustino, patron saint of the city of Brescia, or from one of his hypocoristic.

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

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