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scelto

ItalianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Past participle of scegliere, corresponding to a Vulgar Latin *exeltus < *exelctus < *exēlēctus, from Latin ex (out of, from) + ēlēctus (picked, chosen, elected). Compare Sicilian sceltu, scertu, Venetian sièlto, Friulian sielt.

VerbEdit

scelto m (feminine scelta, masculine plural scelti, feminine plural scelte)

  1. past participle of scegliere
  2. past participle of scegliersi

AdjectiveEdit

scelto m (feminine scelta, masculine plural scelti, feminine plural scelte)

  1. chosen
  2. selected
  3. top quality