Mussolini

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Etymology[edit]

From Italian Mussolini, from mussola, mussolina (muslin), from Mussolo (Mosul), that is Mosul in northern Iraq.

Pronunciation[edit]

IPA(key): /ˌmʊsəˈliːni/

Proper noun[edit]

Mussolini

  1. A surname, from Italian​.

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Adjective[edit]

Mussolini (comparative Mussolinier, superlative Mussoliniest)

  1. (humorous) Of or pertaining to Benito Mussolini.
    • 2018, Randy Rainbow (lyrics), Gilbert and Sullivan (music), “A Very Stable Genius”‎[1], performed by Randy Rainbow:
      He is the very model of a very stable genius / Of all the U.S. Presidents he is the Mussoliniest.

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From mussola, mussolina (muslin), from Mussolo (Mosul), that is Mosul in northern Iraq.

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Proper noun[edit]

Mussolini ?

  1. A surname​.
  2. the fascist dictator Benito Amilcare Andrea Mussolini

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