bicchiere

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Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Late Latin bīcārium (cf. also Old French bichier, pichier, compare modern French pichet, English beaker, pitcher, German Becher), itself possibly from bacarium, or from Ancient Greek βίκος (bíkos).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /bikˈkjɛre/
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  • Hyphenation: bic‧chiè‧re

Noun[edit]

bicchiere m (plural bicchieri)

  1. glass (drinking vessel), cup, tumbler (glass without stem).
    un bicchiere da vinoa wine glass
  2. glass (quantity)
    Vuoi un bicchiere di vino?Do you want a glass of wine?
  3. (chemistry) beaker (laboratory vessel)

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