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Etymological origin of Italian surname: Fischetti


Fischetti has a stock in Rome, a stock in Campania in Naples, in Benevento in Sant'Angelo dei Lombardi, in Grottaminarda and in Benevento, in Santa Maria Capua Vetere in Caserta and Avellino, in Grottaminarda, Lioni, Vallesaccarda and Monteforte Irpino , a strain in Puglia in Taranto in Taranto, Martina Franca, Lizzano, Fragagnano, Statte, Massafra and San Marzano di San Giuseppe, in Manfredonia, Mattinata and Foggia in the Foggia area, and in Bari, and a stock in the Catania area of Acireale and Catania, Fischetto has a large Salento lineage in Brindisi, they could derive from nicknames originated from an alteration of the French medieval term fichet (planter), based on the French medieval verb ficher (planting, of plants and herbaceous cultures), indicating perhaps so in the growers' progenitors , but it is also possible to derive from nicknames originating from the Italianization of French terms such as fischer (fisherman), or of the term brettone fisher, with the same meaning.

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

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