ambrosiano

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Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin ambrosiānus, from Ambrosius (Ambrose). Surface analysis: Ambrosio (archaic form for “Ambrose”) +‎ -iano (-ian).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /am.broˈzja.no/, [ämbroˈzjäːno]
  • Hyphenation: am‧bro‧sià‧no

Adjective[edit]

ambrosiano (feminine singular ambrosiana, masculine plural ambrosiani, feminine plural ambrosiane)

  1. Ambrosian (pertaining to St. Ambrose, 4th century bishop of Milan and patron saint of the city)
  2. Milanese, relating to Milan.

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Noun[edit]

ambrosiano m (plural ambrosiani, feminine ambrosiana)

  1. Native of inhabitant of Milan.

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Adjective[edit]

ambrosiano m (feminine singular ambrosiana, masculine plural ambrosianos, feminine plural ambrosianas, comparable)

  1. (Roman Catholicism) Ambrosian (relating to Saint Ambrose)