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Etymological origin of Italian surname: Favretto


Favret, very rare, is limited to the lower province of Pordenone, Favretti instead has a Venetian lineage between Pordenone, Belluno, Treviso and Venice and one from Emilia between Ferrara and Bologna, Favretto, the most widespread, has a strain between Treviso, Pordenone and Venice , with maximum concentration in the Treviso area at Castelfranco Veneto, Asolo, Riese Pio X °, Altivole and Mogliano Veneto and Venice, and should derive from a dialect nickname originated from the trade of favaro or blacksmith.

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

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