taccagno

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Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Probably from Hebrew תקנהחכמה‎, used in Judaism to refer to business transactions, but adopted pejoratively by Christians.

Pronunciation[edit]

Adjective[edit]

taccagno (feminine singular taccagna, masculine plural taccagni, feminine plural taccagne)

  1. mean, stingy

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Descendants[edit]

  • Spanish: tacaño