stesso

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Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Italian istesso, from Latin istum (that) +‎ ipsum (himself).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (standard) IPA(key): /ˈstes.so/
    • Rhymes: -esso
    • Hyphenation: stés‧so
  • (Milan) IPA(key): /ˈstɛs.so/
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Determiner[edit]

stesso m sg (feminine singular stessa, masculine plural stessi, feminine plural stesse) (demonstrative)

  1. same, equal
    Synonyms: solito, uguale, pari, medesimo
  2. -self, myself, yourself, himself, itself, myself

Derived terms[edit]

Pronoun[edit]

stesso m sg (feminine singular stessa, masculine plural stessi, feminine plural stesse) (demonstrative)

  1. (the same person) same, same person, same man
  2. (the same thing) same, same thing

References[edit]

  • Patota, Giuseppe. 2002. Lineamenti di grammatica storica dell'italiano (in Italian). Bologna: il Mulino. Pp. 137–138.