Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to navigation Jump to search


Sicilian Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia scn


From Medieval Latin Castella, from the plural of Latin castellum (castle, fort, citadel), diminutive of castrum (fortress), reportedly in reference to the central region of Hispānia as terra castellorum (land of castles). Compare French Castille, Italian Castiglia, Portuguese Castela, Spanish Castilla, English Castile.


  • IPA(key): /kɐ̠sˈtiɡ̟.ɡ̟ʲɐ̠/, [kɑ̝sˈt̪iɟ.ɟɑ̝]
  • Hyphenation: Cas‧tìg‧ghia

Proper noun[edit]

Castigghia f

  1. (geography, historical) Castile (a region of Spain)

Derived terms[edit]

Related terms[edit]