sedio

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See also: sedi'o

Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Derived from sedere (to sit).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

sedio m (plural sedi) (archaic)

  1. seat
    Synonym: seggio
    • 1321, Dante Alighieri, La divina commedia: Paradiso, Le Monnier, published 2002, Canto XXXII, lines 4–9, page 567–568:
      La piaga che Maria richiuse e unse, ¶ quella ch’è tanto bella da’ suoi piedi ¶ è colei che l’aperse e che la punse. ¶ Ne l’ordine che fanno i terzi sedi, ¶ siede Rachel di sotto da costei ¶ con Bëatrice, sì come tu vedi.
      The wound that Mary closed up and anointed, she at her feet who is so beautiful,she is the one who opened it and pierced it. Within that order which the third seats make is seated Rachel, lower than the other, with Beatrice, in manner as thou seest.
  2. venue, residence
    Synonyms: residenza, sede

Related terms[edit]

References[edit]

  • sedio in Treccani.it – Vocabolario Treccani on line, Istituto dell'Enciclopedia Italiana

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Portuguese[edit]

Verb[edit]

sedio

  1. first-person singular (eu) present indicative of sediar

Venetian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Compare Italian assedio

Noun[edit]

sedio m (plural sedi)

  1. nuisance, bother