1. Home
  2. Etymological origin of Italian surname: Marigo

Etymological origin of Italian surname: Marigo


AMERIGHI | AMERIGO | EMERIGO | MARIGA | MARIGHI | MARIGO | MERIGA | MERIGHI | MERIGO

Amerighi is typically Tuscan, from the Florentine, Aretino and Grosseto in particular, Amerigo, extremely rare it could also be Ligurian, Emerigo is specific to the province of Imperia, to Borgomaro in particular, Mariga, very rare, is typical of the Vicenza area, Padua , of Carmignano di Brenta and Loreggia in the Paduan area and of Monticello Conte Otto and Vicenza in the Vicenza area, Marighi, very very rare, is from Comacchio in the Ferrara area, Marigo is typically Venetian, from Vicenza, Padua and Venice above all, Meriga is practically unique, Merighi it is typical of Bologna and of Bondeno and Ferrara in the Ferrara area, of Modena and Castelfranco Emilia (MO) and of Parma, Merigo is specific to the Brescia area, should derive, directly or through apheresis, or dialectal alterations, from the medieval name Ameriga, Amarigus or Amerigus of which we have an example in Baldus: "... Hic Brunellus adest, Gambo, Schiavina, Lafrancus, ardet Amerigus, pariter bravegiante Galetta, alter ballestram, fert alter tergor e schioppum ... ", the most famous example of the use of this name was certainly Amerigus Vespuccius or Vesputius (1451-1512), the famous astronomer, cosmographer and explorer who gave his name to the American continent.

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


Buy a heraldic document with your coat of arms



You may be interested

Heraldic Search Last name: Marigo

Marigo
Nobles: France (Normandie)
Nobility: Famille Noble - Chevaliers - Seigneurs
Language of the text: Français

Marigo
Nobles: Italia
Nobility: Nobili
Language of the text: Italiano

Verba Volant, Scripta Manent
(Spoken words fly away, written words remain)
Order now a Professional Heraldic Document

We are making the world's largest digital archive of coats of arms
Make sure Your Family will be in it

Pricing