leggiadria

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Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Old Provençal leujairia, derived from Vulgar Latin *leviārius, from Latin levis (light (not heavy)).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /led.d͡ʒaˈdri.a/, [l̺edd͡ʒäˈd̪r̺iːä]
  • Rhymes: -ia
  • Stress: leggiadrìa
  • Hyphenation: leg‧gia‧dria

Noun[edit]

leggiadria f (plural leggiadrie)

  1. loveliness, prettiness
  2. elegance

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