romanzo

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See also: romanzó and romanzò

Italian[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Borrowed from Old French romanz, which stems from the Latin expression romanice loqui (to speak in the Roman way).[1] Cognate with English romance (noun).

Adjective[edit]

romanzo (feminine singular romanza, masculine plural romanzi, feminine plural romanze)

  1. (linguistics) Romance

Noun[edit]

romanzo m (plural romanzi)

  1. novel
  2. romance

Related terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Verb[edit]

romanzo

  1. first-person singular present indicative of romanzare

Further reading[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Migliorini, Bruno; Aldo Duro (1950), “romanzo”, in Prontuario etimologico della lingua italiana (in it), Paravia

Spanish[edit]

Verb[edit]

romanzo

  1. First-person singular (yo) present indicative form of romanzar.