family, whose "casas solares" or ancestral seats were located in the villages of Vergara and Bilbao. The name Lizarraga comes from the
word "lexar" meaning "ash tree," and the locative suffix "-alde," meaning "region of." Thus the original bearer of the name was a "dweller near the ash trees."
region, primarily in the villages of Vergara and Bilbao.
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