Tagliaferro Family History
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Tagliaferro Name Meaning
Italian: from tagliare ‘to cut’ + ferro ‘iron’, an occupational name for an ironworker or a nickname for a strong or ferocious fighter, one who was adept at cutting through the cuirass of the enemy with his sword. Compare Telfer.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Mazzaferro, Tagliaferri, Gagliardo, Telfer, Magliaro, Taglieri