perché

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See also: perche and perche'

French[edit]

Verb[edit]

perché m (feminine perchée, masculine plural perchés, feminine plural perchées)

  1. past participle of percher

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Italian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Italian per + che.

Conjunction[edit]

perché

  1. because, why
    L'ho fatto perché volevo - I did it because I wanted to.
  2. (followed by the subjunctive) so, so that, in order that
    L'ho fatto perché io abbia il premio - I did it so that I would get the prize

Adverb[edit]

perché

  1. why
    Perché il cielo è azzurro? - Why is the sky blue?

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Noun[edit]

il perché m (not used in plural form)

  1. the whys, the reason
    Vorrei proprio sapere il perché. — I would really like to know the reason.
    Non so il perché, ma non mi sento bene. — I don't know why, but I don't feel well.