ladrone

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Spanish ladron, Latin latrōnem, accusative singular of latrō.

Noun[edit]

ladrone (plural ladrones)

  1. A robber; a pirate; a rogue or rascal.
    • 1907, Robert W. Chambers, The Younger Set, chapterI:
      But they had already discovered that he could be bullied, and they had it their own way; and presently Selwyn lay prone upon the nursery floor, impersonating a ladrone while pleasant shivers chased themselves over Drina, whom he was stalking.

Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Latin latrōnem, accusative singular of latrō.

Noun[edit]

ladrone m (plural ladroni, feminine ladrona)

  1. thief; robber (especially a highwayman)

Noun[edit]

ladrone f

  1. plural form of ladrona

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