See also: bracciò
- (anatomy) arm
- (unit of measure, nautical) fathom
- (geography) branch, arm of the sea
- (mechanics) arm (of crane etc.)
- branch (of candleholder etc.)
In sense 1 and 2, the plural form used is braccia, derived from Latin bracchia, the ancient neuter plural of bracchium. In the remaining senses the plural is derived regularly from the Italian masculine plural ending -i and is thus bracci.