zuppa

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Italian zuppa. Doublet of soup.

Noun[edit]

zuppa (plural zuppas or zuppe)

  1. Any of various Italian soups.

Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Late Latin suppa, borrowed from Proto-Germanic *supô, *suppa (slice of soaked bread; soup) (whence English soup).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈt͡sup.pa/, [ˈt̪͡s̪upːä]
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  • Rhymes: -uppa
  • Hyphenation: zùp‧pa

Noun[edit]

zuppa f (plural zuppe)

  1. one of several types of soup
    Se non è zuppa è pan bagnato.
    Between two things, there is no substantial difference (literally “If it isn't soup, it's soaked bread.”)
    Synonyms: brodo, minestra, minestrone

Adjective[edit]

zuppa

  1. Feminine singular of adjective zuppo.

Verb[edit]

zuppa

  1. third-person singular present indicative of zuppare
  2. second-person singular imperative of zuppare

Related terms[edit]


Sicilian[edit]

Noun[edit]

zuppa f (plural zuppi)

  1. soup