acanto

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Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin acanthus, from Ancient Greek ἄκανθος (ákanthos).

Noun[edit]

acanto m (plural acanti)

  1. (botany, architecture) acanthus

Portuguese[edit]

Noun[edit]

acanto m (plural acantos)

  1. acanthus (any of the Acanthus family of prickly herbaceous plants)

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin acanthus, from Ancient Greek ἄκανθος (ákanthos).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /aˈkanto/, [aˈkãn̪t̪o]

Noun[edit]

acanto m (plural acantos)

  1. (botany, architecture) acanthus

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