mestiere

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Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From an older *mistiere, *ministerie, from Latin ministerium (service), from minister (servant), whence also ministro. Compare French métier.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /meˈstjɛ.re/
  • Hyphenation: me‧stiè‧re

Noun[edit]

mestiere m (plural mestieri)

  1. trade, craft, job, occupation, profession, work
    arti e mestieri‎ ― arts and crafts
  2. skill, expertise, experience
  3. (northern Italy, in the plural) housework, household chores

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