paese

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Etymology[edit]

From Vulgar Latin *pagenses, from Late Latin pāgēnsis (inhabitant of a district), from Latin pāgus (village; district). Compare Catalan país, French pays, Portuguese país, Spanish país, Venetian pajès, Friulian paîs, Sicilian paisi.

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Noun[edit]

paese m (plural paesi)

  1. country (nation)
  2. village
    Synonyms: borgo, centro abitato
  3. town
    Synonyms: città

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