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cornuto

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Italian, from Latin cornutus (horned).

NounEdit

cornuto (plural cornutos or cornutoes)

  1. (obsolete) A cuckold.
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ItalianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin cornūtus.

AdjectiveEdit

cornuto m (feminine cornuta, masculine plural cornuti, feminine plural cornute)

  1. horned

NounEdit

cornuto m (plural cornuti) (feminine cornuta)

  1. cuckold

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LatinEdit

AdjectiveEdit

cornūtō

  1. dative masculine singular of cornūtus
  2. dative neuter singular of cornūtus
  3. ablative masculine singular of cornūtus
  4. ablative neuter plural of cornūtus