tiramisu

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See also: tiramisù, tiramisú, and Tiramisu

English[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Italian tiramisù (literally pick-me-up).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

tiramisu (countable and uncountable, plural tiramisus)

  1. An Italian semifreddo dessert, originally from Veneto, made from ladyfinger biscuits, cocoa, mascarpone cheese, Marsala wine, eggs (or sometimes cream), sugar and espresso coffee.
    • 2021 October 31, Lorenzo Tondo, “Italy’s father of tiramisu dies aged 93”, in The Guardian[1]:
      Numerous variations of tiramisu exist. Some chefs use other cakes such as panettone. Although the original recipe – certified by the Italian Academy of Cuisine in 2010 – was alcohol-free, variants include alcohol such as rum or marsala.

Coordinate terms[edit]

(dessert):

Translations[edit]

References[edit]

  1. 1.0 1.1 tiramisu” in the Cambridge English Dictionary, Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.
  2. 2.0 2.1 tiramisu”, in Lexico, Dictionary.com; Oxford University Press, 2019–present.

Further reading[edit]


Finnish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Italian tiramisù (literally pick-me-up).

Pronunciation[edit]

Finnish Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia fi
  • IPA(key): /ˈtirɑmisu/, [ˈt̪irɑˌmis̠u]
  • Rhymes: -isu
  • Syllabification: ti‧ra‧mi‧su

Noun[edit]

tiramisu

  1. tiramisu (dessert)

Declension[edit]

Inflection of tiramisu (Kotus type 1/valo, no gradation)
nominative tiramisu tiramisut
genitive tiramisun tiramisujen
partitive tiramisua tiramisuja
illative tiramisuun tiramisuihin
singular plural
nominative tiramisu tiramisut
accusative nom. tiramisu tiramisut
gen. tiramisun
genitive tiramisun tiramisujen
partitive tiramisua tiramisuja
inessive tiramisussa tiramisuissa
elative tiramisusta tiramisuista
illative tiramisuun tiramisuihin
adessive tiramisulla tiramisuilla
ablative tiramisulta tiramisuilta
allative tiramisulle tiramisuille
essive tiramisuna tiramisuina
translative tiramisuksi tiramisuiksi
instructive tiramisuin
abessive tiramisutta tiramisuitta
comitative tiramisuineen
Possessive forms of tiramisu (type valo)
possessor singular plural
1st person tiramisuni tiramisumme
2nd person tiramisusi tiramisunne
3rd person tiramisunsa

Anagrams[edit]


French[edit]

French Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia fr

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Italian tiramisù (literally pick-me-up).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ti.ʁa.mi.su/
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -u

Noun[edit]

tiramisu m (plural tiramisus)

  1. tiramisu (dessert)

Further reading[edit]


Japanese[edit]

Romanization[edit]

tiramisu

  1. Rōmaji transcription of ティラミス

Polish[edit]

Polish Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia pl

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Italian tiramisù (literally pick-me-up).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ti.raˈmi.su/
  • Rhymes: -isu
  • Syllabification: ti‧ra‧mi‧su

Noun[edit]

tiramisu n (indeclinable)

  1. tiramisu (dessert)

Declension[edit]

Further reading[edit]

  • tiramisu in Wielki słownik języka polskiego, Instytut Języka Polskiego PAN
  • tiramisu in Polish dictionaries at PWN

Portuguese[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Italian tiramisù (literally pick-me-up).

Portuguese Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia pt

Pronunciation[edit]

  • Rhymes: -u

Noun[edit]

tiramisu m (plural tiramisus)

  1. tiramisu (dessert)

Romanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Italian tiramisù (literally pick-me-up).

Pronunciation[edit]

Romanian Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia ro

Noun[edit]

tiramisu n (plural tiramisu)

  1. tiramisu (dessert)

Declension[edit]