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Etymological origin of Italian surname: Fieramosca


Ferramosca has a strain in Foggia, but the most considerable stock is in the Lecce area at Tricase, Maglie, Matino, Lecce, Giurdignano and Aradeo, Ferramosche, absolutely rare, it would seem specific to the Perugian, Fieramosca, extremely rare, is definitely southern, should all derive , directly or through dialectal modifications, from a nickname attributed to progenitors, which were considered to be invalid and dedicated to iconic or impossible works, but also perhaps so quick to be able to catch the flies.

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

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Heraldic Search Last name: Fieramosca

Nobles: Italia
Nobility: Conti - Nobili
Language of the text: Italiano

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