1. Home
  2. Search last name
  3. Search Result: CARAU

Search last name

How to do a prelimiary Heraldic research

It is possible to do a preliminary research in our archive. About 100,000 heraldic traces, origins of surnames, coat of arms and blazons are available free of charge. Just write the desired last name in the form below and press enter.

Heraldic Search Last name: CARAU

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

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

You may be interested

Search Etymological origin of Italian surnames


Carai is typical of northern Sardinia, of Torpè and Nuoro in the Nuoro area, Carau, surely Sardinian is absolutely rare, Carrau, very very rare is typical of Zerfaliu in the Oristano area, there are three surnames deriving from cara (see CARA), with the meaning of de cara bella (good looking), an attribute probably referable to the founders thanks to their physical prowess and not only to their face. additions provided by Nazzarena Carrau the surname Carrau is present only currently in the Municipality of Zerfaliu. My research dates back to the early 1600s and is mainly concentrated in the Municipality of Siamanna. The transfer of the progenitor of the Zerfalian Carrau took place in the year 1826, from which the present family originated. Traces of the Carrau left in Siamanna have been lost.

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 armsBuy a heraldic document with your coat of arms

Heraldrys Institute of Rome on Facebook