elmo

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Italian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowed in the Middle Ages from a West Germanic language. Cognate to Proto-Germanic *helmaz.

Noun[edit]

elmo m ‎(plural elmi)

  1. helmet
  2. (heraldry) helmet

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Portuguese[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Old Portuguese elmo ‎(helm), from Gothic 𐌷𐌹𐌻𐌼𐍃 ‎(hilms, helm), from Proto-Germanic *helmaz ‎(protective covering).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

elmo m (plural elmos)

  1. helm
  2. (heraldry) helmet

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Usage notes[edit]

Elmo is more oftenly used for ancient and medieval helmets, and in heraldry, while capacete is used for both modern (such as helmets used in sport or motorcycle) and old ones.