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Type Surname (from location)
Pronounced Pron. bar-REH-zeh(Italian)  [key]
Other Forms FormsBaresi, Barresi, Barese, Barresse, Baresse, Barressi, Barisi, Barezzi, Barra, Barri, Bari, Bara, Barrise, Barreri, Barriera, Barrieri, Barieri, Baressi, Barresse, Barreri, Baresso, Barreso

Meaning & History

Denoted a person from any of the various minor places named Barra in southern Italy (for example the large district in the eastern part of Naples), derived from Italian barra meaning "barrier, bar, obstacle".
Added 5/8/2023 by General9696
Edited 5/8/2023 by General9696