orvu

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Sicilian[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin orbus.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈɔr.vʊ]
  • Hyphenation: òr‧vu

Adjective[edit]

orvu m (f orva, plural orvi)

  1. blind

Noun[edit]

orvu m (plural orvi)

  1. A blind person
    • 1888, Giuseppe Pitrè, Fiabe e legende popolari Siciliane, page 252:
      Cc'era 'na vota un orvu, un ciuncu e un mutu.
      Once upon a time there was a blind man, a cripple, and a mute.

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