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Etymological origin of Italian surname: Foladori


Folador, very rare, has a stock in the Varese area and one in the Venetian area, Foladore, very rare, has a stock in the Vicenza area and one in the Udine area, Foladori, even more rare in the area between Verona and Trentino, Follador is above all from Treviso, but it is well represented also in the Venetian and in the Belluno area, Folladore is almost unique, Folladori, is specific to Villa Di Chiavenna (SO), they should all derive from nicknames, we find traces of these surnames in the second half of the 1600s in the court of Rovereto , where tal Giovanni Foladori of Pomarolo (TN) is mentioned. additions provided by Stefano Ferrazzi Folador has a strain in the Venetian and one in the Varese area, Foladore is found mainly in the Vicenza area and in the Udine area, Foladori, very rare, concentrates almost exclusively in the Verona area and Trentino, Follador has a major nucleus in central Veneto. , between the Treviso area, the Venetian area and the Belluno area, Folladore, very rare, is mostly present in the north, but also has a lineage in the Cosenza area, Folladori, finally, seems to originate from the Sondriese, all these surnames derive from archaic or dialectal variants of the term fuller (also called gualchieraio), that is, one who deals with the operations of fulling: with this term either means the treatment to which the woolen or felt cloths are subjected (so as to give them greater softness and compactness) and the must pressing process (in order to obtain a better vinification). It is therefore a question of the surnames of trade names attributed to the founders.

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

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