stallo

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See also: stallò

Italian[edit]

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Etymology 1[edit]

Of Germanic origin, ultimately from Proto-Germanic *stallaz; cf. also Medieval Latin stallum. Compare French étal, English stall.

Noun[edit]

stallo m (plural stalli)

  1. seat, stall
  2. (chess) stalemate
  3. (figuratively) deadlock, stalemate
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Etymology 2[edit]

Borrowed from English stall, ultimately of the same origin as the above term.

Noun[edit]

stallo m (plural stalli)

  1. stall (behaviour of an aircraft)

Etymology 3[edit]

Verb[edit]

stallo

  1. first-person singular present indicative of stallare

Old High German[edit]

Noun[edit]

stallo m

  1. fellow