lucifero

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See also: Lucifero and lucífero

Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin lūciferum, accusative of lūcifer, derived from lūx (light) + -fer (bearing, bringing), a calque from Ancient Greek φωσφόρος (phōsphóros).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /luˈt͡ʃi.fe.ro/, [l̺uˈt͡ʃiːfer̺o]
  • Rhymes: -ifero
  • Stress: lucìfero
  • Hyphenation: lu‧ci‧fe‧ro

Adjective[edit]

lucifero (feminine singular lucifera, masculine plural luciferi, feminine plural lucifere)

  1. (literary) bearing or giving off light

Noun[edit]

lucifero m (plural luciferi)

  1. (literary) name for the planet Venus as the morningstar, daystar
    Synonyms: stella del mattino, Venere
  2. (rare) Alternative letter-case form of Lucifero

Related terms[edit]


Latin[edit]

Adjective[edit]

lūciferō

  1. dative masculine singular of lūcifer
  2. dative neuter singular of lūcifer
  3. ablative masculine singular of lūcifer
  4. ablative neuter singular of lūcifer