nessuno

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Italian[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin ne (not) +‎ ipse (emphatic) +‎ ūnus (one), meaning “not even one”. Cognate with Neapolitan nisciuno, Friulian nissun, and Old French neisune. Compare Spanish ninguno (from Latin nec ūnus) and Romanian niciun.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

nessuno m (feminine nessuna, masculine plural nessuni, feminine plural nessune) (nessun before some consonants)

  1. no, not any, any

Pronoun[edit]

nessuno m (f nessuna, m pl nessuni, f pl nessune)

  1. no one, nobody