agnello

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See also: Agnello

Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin agnellus, diminutive of agnus, ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *h₂egʷnós. Cognates include Catalan anyell, French agneau and Romanian miel.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /aɲˈɲɛl.lo/, [äɲˈɲɛl̺l̺o]
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -ɛllo
  • Hyphenation: a‧gnèl‧lo

Noun[edit]

agnello m (plural agnelli, feminine agnella)

  1. lamb
    Synonym: agno (obsolete, literary)
    Egli ha raccontato un breve aneddoto su un americano che, in uno zoo di Mosca, aveva visto, con sua grande sorpresa, una gabbia che conteneva un lupo e un agnello.
    He related a short anecdote about an American who, to his surprise, had seen a cage containing a wolf and a lamb in a Moscow zoo.

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Latin[edit]

Noun[edit]

agnellō

  1. dative singular of agnellus
  2. ablative singular of agnellus