paranza

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Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From paro, an old variant of paio in the sense of 'tools, harnesses, utensils'. Compare with Latin parātus

Noun[edit]

paranza f (plural paranze)

  1. (nautical) trawler
  2. trawl (net)

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From the vb. parar (to stop), thus meaning lit. 'a place in which to stop'

Noun[edit]

paranza f (plural paranzas)

  1. a hideout where the hunter waits for game to come by
    Synonyms: tollo