abbacchio

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See also: abbacchiò

Italian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /abˈbak.kjo/
  • Hyphenation: ab‧bàc‧chio

Etymology 1[edit]

From Latin ad baculum (on a rod), referring to a lamb tied to a rod. Compare bacchio.

Noun[edit]

abbacchio m (plural abbacchi)

  1. (central Italy, Rome) lamb (meat, especially from a very young animal)
Synonyms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Verb[edit]

abbacchio

  1. first-person singular present indicative of abbacchiare