arrivederci

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Italian arrivederci (goodbye), from a (to) with rivederci (to see each other of us again), from the infinitive rivedersi (to see each other again, to meet again), from ri- (re-) with the infinitive vedersi (to see each other), from vedere (to see) with the variable pronoun si (oneself; one another).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (UK) IPA(key): /əˌɹiːvəˈdɛːtʃi/

Interjection[edit]

arrivederci

  1. (referring to Italy and Italians) farewell, goodbye, see you later (non-definitive farewell)

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Noun[edit]

arrivederci (plural arrivedercis)

  1. An Italian farewell by saying "arrivederci".
    • 2016, Vincent Spoto, Multiple Sclerosis... Why Not Me? (page 7)
      We said our arrivedercis to the people in the town the night before, as we made our rounds to about eight or ten homes and said goodbye to about thirty or forty “cousins.”

French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Italian arrivederci (goodbye), from a (to) with rivederci (to see each other of us again), from the infinitive rivedersi (to see each other again, to meet again), from ri- (re-) with the infinitive vedersi (to see each other), from vedere (to see) with the variable pronoun si (oneself; one another). Cognate with French au revoir.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /a.ʁi.ve.dɛʁt.ʃi/

Interjection[edit]

arrivederci

  1. farewell, goodbye, arrivederci

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Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From a (to) +‎ rivederci (to see each other of us again), from rivedersi (see each other again, meet again). Cognate with French au revoir.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ar.ri.veˈder.tʃi/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: ar‧ri‧ve‧dér‧ci

Interjection[edit]

arrivederci

  1. goodbye, so long, see you soon, see you (non-definitive farewell)

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Noun[edit]

arrivederci m (invariable)

  1. goodbye, farewell

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Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Italian arrivederci (goodbye), from a (to) with rivederci (to see each other of us again), from the infinitive rivedersi (to see each other again, to meet again), from ri- (re-) with the infinitive vedersi (to see each other), from vedere (to see) with the variable pronoun si (oneself; one another).

Pronunciation[edit]

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Interjection[edit]

arrivederci

  1. arrivederci (Italian farewell)

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