sonno

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to: navigation, search

Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin somnus, from Proto-Indo-European *swépnos.
Cognates include English sweven, Greek ύπνος(ýpnos), Hindi सपना(sapnā) and Russian сон(son).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈsonːo/, [ˈs̪on̺.n̺o]
  • Hyphenation: són‧no

Noun[edit]

sonno m ‎(plural sonni)

  1. The state of being asleep; sleep, slumber
  2. The need or desire for sleep; sleepiness
  3. (figuratively) quiet, tranquility
  4. (obsolete, poetic) dream

Synonyms[edit]

Antonyms[edit]

Related terms[edit]

See also[edit]