quegli

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Italian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈkweʎi/, [ˈkweʎ.ʎi]
  • Hyphenation: qué‧gli

Etymology 1[edit]

Adjective[edit]

quegli m pl

  1. plural of quello

Usage notes[edit]

  • Used before a vowel or an impure consonant

Etymology 2[edit]

From earlier quelli, from a contraction of Vulgar Latin *(ec)cu, from Latin eccum + *illi (modified form of Latin ille). Literally “Here [is] that [person]”.

Alternative forms[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

quegli m

  1. (archaic) Used to refer to someone distant in terms of space or time from the speaker; that (person) (as a subject)