bambino

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Italian

Noun[edit]

bambino (plural bambinos or bambini)

  1. A child or baby, especially a representation in art of the infant Christ wrapped in swaddling clothes.

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.


Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From onomatopoeia bambo for the first stammerings of children.

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Noun[edit]

bambino m (plural bambini, feminine bambina)

  1. child, baby, toddler (of unspecified sex)
  2. (baby) boy, young boy
  3. Breed of short hairless cats

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