balcone

ItalianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Italian balcone (scaffold), from Lombardic *balko, *balkon- (beam) from Proto-Germanic *balkô (beam), from Proto-Indo-European *bhelg'- (beam, pile, prop). Akin to Old High German balco, balcho (beam), Old English balca (beam, ridge). More at balk.

NounEdit

balcone m (plural balconi)

  1. balcony

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Last modified on 21 December 2013, at 16:12