credenza

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Italian credenza.

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credenza (plural credenzas)

  1. A sideboard or buffet.
  2. A horizontal filing cabinet, typically placed behind a desk.

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Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Late Latin crēdentia, from Latin crēdēns. Equivalent to credere +‎ -enza.

Noun[edit]

credenza f (plural credenze)

Etymology 1[edit]

  1. belief, credit

Etymology 2[edit]

  1. (furniture) sideboard, cupboard, hutch, abacus (church furniture)

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