giallo

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Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old French jalne from Latin galbinus.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈdʒ͡al.lo], /ˈdʒallo/
  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: giàl‧lo
  • Rhymes: -allo

Adjective[edit]

giallo m (feminine gialla, masculine plural gialli, feminine plural gialle)

  1. yellow
  2. mystery (of story, novel, movie etc), detective (of story, novel, movie etc), crime (of story, novel, etc)

Noun[edit]

giallo m (plural gialli)

  1. the colour yellow
  2. amber, yellow (traffic signals)
  3. mystery, (police) case
  4. detective fiction, detective novel, detective story; crime fiction, crime novel, crime story

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