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Etymological origin of Italian surname: Fioravante


Fioravante, very rare is typical of the central southern part of the continent, Fioravanti is widespread throughout the central north, Fioravanzo is very rare and Milanese, Fioravanzo, very very rare, is typical of the Vicenza area, deriving from the medieval name Fioravante, which is an example in a will. of 1533 in Solofra (AV) where it reads: "... for the confirmed confirmation for condam messere Fioravante de Maffeis my patre ...", traces of this surname can be found in Bologna towards the end in the 1400s with the architect Fioravante Fioravanti builder among other things of the town hall of that city. additions provided by Giovanni Vezzelli Fioravanti derives from Florabant, name of a Saracen in the ancient French epic.

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: Fioravante

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

Variations Last name: Fieravanti - Fiorante - Fioranti - Fioravante
Nobles: Italia - Grecia (Lombardia - Veneto - Emilia Romagna - Toscana - Stato Pontificio)
Nobility: Marchesi - Nobili
Language of the text: Italiano

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