scelto

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Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Past participle of scegliere, corresponding to a Vulgar Latin *exeltus < *exelctus < *exēlēctus, from Latin ex (out of, from) + ēlēctus (picked, chosen, elected). Compare Sicilian sceltu, scertu, Venetian sièlto, Friulian sielt; cf. also French élit.

Verb[edit]

scelto m (feminine singular scelta, masculine plural scelti, feminine plural scelte)

  1. past participle of scegliere
  2. past participle of scegliersi

Adjective[edit]

scelto (feminine singular scelta, masculine plural scelti, feminine plural scelte)

  1. chosen
  2. selected
  3. top quality