campanile

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Italian campanile, from campana (bell).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /kæmpəˈniːleɪ/

Noun[edit]

campanile (plural campaniles)

  1. A bell tower (now especially when freestanding), often associated with a church or other public building, especially in Italy.
    The Leaning Tower of Pisa is a campanile.

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Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From campana +‎ -ile. Compare Spanish campanil, Venetian canpaniłe.

Noun[edit]

campanile m (plural campanili)

  1. bell tower
  2. belfry

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