sonno

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Etymology[edit]

From Latin somnus, from Proto-Indo-European *swopnos, from the root *swep- (to sleep).
Cognates include Dalmatian samno, French somme, Lithuanian sãpnas and Spanish sueño.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈson.no/, [ˈs̪on̺n̺o]
  • Stress: sónno
  • Hyphenation: son‧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

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