Translation for an Italian first name needed

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heatherkelinwolf
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Translation for an Italian first name needed

Postby heatherkelinwolf » 29 May 2009, 14:44

I am trying to determine the name of my great-grandfather's sister who was listed on his ship manifest as his relative in italy. i know the last name is bianchi and the town is cantiano, pesaro but i cannot read the first name. any help would be greatly appreciated! thanks.

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Re: Translation for an Italian first name needed

Postby vj » 29 May 2009, 14:52

Hi!
My guess: Firmina
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from Behind the Name, Italian Names
http://www.behindthename.com/nmc/ita2.php
FIRMIN
Gender: Masculine
Usage: French
Pronounced: feer-MEN [key]
From the Late Latin name Firminus which meant "firm". This was the name of several early saints.

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Re: Translation for an Italian first name needed

Postby uantiti » 29 May 2009, 14:52

Hi,

her name is "Firmina".

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