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Etymological origin of Italian surname: Liri


Liri, quite rare, is specific to Arezzo, you can formulate two hypotheses about the origin of this surname, the first consists in a derivation from the name of the river Liri, which flows between L'Aquila and Frusinate, the second proposes a derivation from the Celtic name Lir, the name of the god of the sea.

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

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