fosso

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Italian[edit]

Noun[edit]

fosso m (plural fossi)

  1. ditch
  2. moat

Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Frequentative of fodiō (dig, excavate; mine).

Pronunciation[edit]

Verb[edit]

present active fossō, present infinitive fossāre, perfect active fossāvī, supine fossātum

  1. (with the sense of being done often) I dig, pierce.

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References[edit]

  • fosso in Charlton T. Lewis & Charles Short, A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1879

Portuguese[edit]

Verb[edit]

fosso

  1. first-person singular present indicative of fossar