giarda

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Italian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈd͡ʒar.da/
  • Stress: giàrda
  • Hyphenation: giar‧da

Etymology 1[edit]

From Arabic.

Noun[edit]

giarda f (plural giarde)

  1. (veterinary medicine) spavin
    Synonym: giardone
Derived terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Perhaps from a metaphorical meaning of the above.

Noun[edit]

giarda f (plural giarde)

  1. (archaic) prank, joke
    Synonyms: beffa, burla
  2. (archaic) deception, lie
    Synonyms: bugia, inganno, menzogna

References[edit]

  • giarda1 in Treccani.it – Vocabolario Treccani on line, Istituto dell'Enciclopedia Italiana
  • giarda2 in Treccani.it – Vocabolario Treccani on line, Istituto dell'Enciclopedia Italiana
  • giarda in Dizionario Italiano Olivetti