nisseno

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Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Sicilian Nissa (Caltanissetta), from Arabic نِسَاء (nisāʾ, women), part of the ancient toponym قَلْعَة النِسَاء (qalʿa(t) an-nisāʾ, Fort of the Women).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /nisˈsɛ.no/, [niˈsːɛːno]
  • Rhymes: -ɛno
  • Hyphenation: nis‧sè‧no

Adjective[edit]

nisseno (feminine singular nissena, masculine plural nisseni, feminine plural nissene)

  1. Of or pertaining to Caltanissetta.

Noun[edit]

nisseno m (plural nisseni, feminine nissena)

  1. Native of inhabitant of Caltanissetta.