quelli

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Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin (ec)cu(m) illī, nominative masculine plural of ille.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈkwelːi/, [ˈkwel̺.l̺i]
  • Hyphenation: quél‧li

Pronoun[edit]

quelli m

  1. plural of quello

Old Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈkwelːi/
  • Hyphenation: quél‧li

Pronoun[edit]

quelli m

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

Descendants[edit]