Florentine

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From French florentin, from Latin flōrentīnus.

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Florentine (comparative more Florentine, superlative most Florentine)

  1. Of or relating to the Italian city of Florence.

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Florentine (plural Florentines)

  1. A native or resident of the Italian city of Florence.
    • 1863, George Eliot, Romola, Volume III, Book III, Chapter XIII, page 137
      The safety of Florence, which means even more than the welfare of Florentines, now demands severity, as it once demanded mercy.
  2. (cooking) Clipping of Florentine biscuit.

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French[edit]

Noun[edit]

Florentine f (plural Florentines)

  1. feminine equivalent of Florentin

German[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Variant of Florentina, the feminine equivalent of Florentin, from Latin Flōrentīnus.

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Florentine f (genitive Florentine or Florentines, plural Florentinen or Florentines)

  1. A female given name.