levirato

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Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Derived from Late Latin lēvir(husband's brother), from Proto-Italic *daiwēr, from Proto-Indo-European *dayh₂wḗr.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /le.viˈra.to/, [l̺eviˈr̺äːt̪o̞]
  • Hyphenation: le‧vi‧rà‧to

Noun[edit]

levirato m ‎(plural levirati)

  1. levirate