artefatto

ItalianEdit

PronunciationEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin arte (by skill), (ablative of ars (art)) + factum (thing made), from facio (to make, do"). Equivalent to a possible Proto-Romance or Vulgar Latin *artefacto (compare Portuguese artefato, Spanish artefacto); see also artifex (artist).

VerbEdit

artefatto m (feminine singular artefatta, masculine plural artefatti, feminine plural artefatte)

  1. past participle of artefare

AdjectiveEdit

artefatto (feminine singular artefatta, masculine plural artefatti, feminine plural artefatte)

  1. artificial
  2. adulterated