cippo

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Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin cippus. Compare ceppo.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

cippo m (plural cippi)

  1. an engraved stone serving as a memorial or marking a boundary etc
    • 2007, Cristiana Cupitò, Il territorio tra la via Salaria, l’Aniene, il Tevere e la via “Salaria vetus”, L’Erma di Bretschneider, page 153:
      Nel 1738 nella Vigna Naro o Nari, a circa 300 metri da Porta Salaria, fu ritrovato un cippo di travertino (CIL VI, 31537c = 1231c).
      In 1738 a travertine boundary stone was found in Vigna Naro or Nari, about 300 metres from Porta Salaria (CIL 6, 31537c = 1231c).

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Latin[edit]

Noun[edit]

cippō

  1. dative singular of cippus
  2. ablative singular of cippus