arancino

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Italian arancino, a diminutive of arancio (orange).

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Noun[edit]

arancino (plural arancini)

  1. A baked rice ball, filled with cheese or other sauce, originally from Sicily.

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Italian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Derived from arancio (orange) +‎ -ino.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /a.ranˈtʃi.no/, [är̺än̠ʲˈt͡ʃiːn̺o]
  • Rhymes: -ino
  • Hyphenation: a‧ran‧cì‧no

Adjective[edit]

arancino (feminine singular arancina, masculine plural arancini, feminine plural arancine)

  1. Of, or relating to oranges.
  2. Resembling the colour of oranges; orangey.

Noun[edit]

arancino m (plural arancini)

  1. An orange that has fallen from the tree before being ripe.
  2. arancino (baked stuffed rice ball from Sicily)

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