buono

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Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Inherited from Latin bonus, from Old Latin duenos, later duonus, from Proto-Italic *dwenos, from Proto-Indo-European *dew- (to show favor, revere). Doublet of bonus, a later borrowing.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈbwɔː.no], /ˈbwɔno/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: buò‧no

Adjective[edit]

buono (feminine singular buona, masculine plural buoni, feminine plural buone)

  1. good
  2. fair

Usage notes[edit]

  • The apocopic form buon and (optionally) the contracted form buon' are used before masculine and feminine singular nouns, respectively, in the same manner as the indefinite article (i.e. buon giorno, buon amico but buono zio, buona sera but buon'amica, etc.).

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Noun[edit]

buono m (plural buoni)

  1. coupon, voucher
  2. bill, bond (financial)

Mirandese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin bonus.

Adjective[edit]

buono (feminine buona, masculine plural buonos, feminine plural buonas)

  1. good