perché

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See also: perche, Perche, perchè, pèrche, and perche'

French[edit]

Verb[edit]

perché m (feminine singular perchée, masculine plural perchés, feminine plural perchées)

  1. past participle of percher

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Italian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From per + che.

Pronunciation[edit]

Conjunction[edit]

perché

  1. because, why
    L'ho fatto perché volevo.I did it because I wanted to.
  2. (followed by the subjunctive) so, so that, in order that
    L'ho fatto perché io abbia il premio.I did it so that I would get the prize.

Adverb[edit]

perché

  1. why
    Perché il cielo è azzurro?Why is the sky blue?

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Noun[edit]

perché m (singular only)

  1. the whys, the reason
    Vorrei proprio sapere il perché.I would really like to know the reason.
    Non so il perché, ma non mi sento bene.I don't know why, but I don't feel well.