The Garibaldi surname was a patronymic surname created from the medieval personal name Garibaldo, which comes in turn from a Germanic personal name composed of the elements "gari," meaning "lance" and "baldi," meaning "courageous."
Early Origins of the Garibaldi family
The surname Garibaldi was first found in Genoa (Italian: Genova), a port city on the Gulf of Genoa, capital of the province of Genoa, in the Italian region of Liguria.
Early History of the Garibaldi family
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Garibaldi Spelling Variations
Spelling variations of this family name include: Garibaldi, Garibaldo, Gariboldi, Giribaldi, Gribaldi, Garimoldi, Grippaldi and many more.
Early Notables of the Garibaldi family (pre 1700)
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