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 the plural of Latin bracchium, bracchia. In sense 3, 4 and 5, the plural is derived from the Italian masculine plural ending -i and is thus bracci.