sciacallo

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Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French chacal, from Turkish çakal, from Persian شغال(šağâl), from Sanskrit सृगाल(sṛgālá, jackal).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

sciacallo m ‎(plural sciacalli)

  1. jackal
  2. profiteer
  3. looter