prandio

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Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin prandium (luncheon). Doublet of pranzo.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈpran.djo/, [ˈpr̺än̪d̪jo]
  • Rhymes: -andjo
  • Stress: pràndio
  • Hyphenation: pran‧dio

Noun[edit]

prandio m (plural prandi) (archaic or literary)

  1. lunch
    Synonym: pranzo
  2. banquet
    Synonym: banchetto
    • 1822, Alessandro Manzoni, “Atto III: Coro [Third Act: Chorus]”, in Adelchi[1] (in Italian), collected in Opere varie di Alessandro Manzoni, Fratelli Rechiedei, page 58:
      Sospeser le gioie dei prandi festosi, ¶ assursero in fretta dai blandi riposi, ¶ chiamati repente da squillo guerrier.
      They interrupted the joys of the merry banquets, quickly rose from their bland rest, suddenly called forth by a warriorlike blast.

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Latin[edit]

Noun[edit]

prandiō

  1. dative singular of prandium
  2. ablative singular of prandium