tramezzino

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to navigation Jump to search

English[edit]

English Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Italian tramezzino.

Noun[edit]

tramezzino (plural tramezzini)

  1. A usually triangular sandwich constructed from two slices of soft crustless white bread, popular in Italy.

Italian[edit]

Tramezzini.jpg

Etymology 1[edit]

Italian Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia it

Coined as a substitute term for sandwich during the Italianization process of Fascist Italy.
Surface analysis: tramezzo (literally in the middle) +‎ -ino (diminutive suffix).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /tra.medˈd͡zi.no/
  • Rhymes: -ino
  • Hyphenation: tra‧mez‧zì‧no

Noun[edit]

tramezzino m (plural tramezzini)

  1. a sandwich made from two or three slices of pancarrè, cut diagonally

Etymology 2[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /traˈmɛd.d͡zi.no/
  • Rhymes: -ɛddzino
  • Hyphenation: tra‧mèz‧zi‧no

Verb[edit]

tramezzino

  1. inflection of tramezzare:
    1. third-person plural present subjunctive
    2. third-person plural imperative

Anagrams[edit]