See also: Buono

Italian edit

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Etymology edit

From Latin bonus, from Old Latin duenos, later duonus, from Proto-Italic *dwenos, from Proto-Indo-European *dew- (to show favor, revere). Doublet of bonus, a later borrowing.

Pronunciation edit

  • IPA(key): /ˈbwɔ.no/
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -ɔno
  • Hyphenation: buò‧no

Adjective edit

buono (feminine buona, masculine plural buoni, feminine plural buone, superlative buonissimo, diminutive (informal) bonìno or buonìno or (archaic) bonétto, augmentative (informal) bonóne)

  1. good
    Antonym: cattivo
  2. fair
    Synonym: giusto

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Noun edit

buono m (plural buoni)

  1. coupon, voucher
  2. bill, bond (financial)

References edit

  1. ^ AIS: Sprach- und Sachatlas Italiens und der Südschweiz [Linguistic and Ethnographic Atlas of Italy and Southern Switzerland] – map 710: “buono; buona; buoni” – on navigais-web.pd.istc.cnr.it

Mirandese edit

Etymology edit

From Latin bonus.

Pronunciation edit

Adjective edit

buono (feminine buona, masculine plural buonos, feminine plural buonas)

  1. good

Derived terms edit

interjections
proper nouns

References edit

“buono” in Amadeu Ferreira, José Pedro Cardona Ferreira, Dicionário Mirandês-Português, 1st edition, 2004.

Neapolitan edit

Etymology edit

Inherited from Latin bonus.

Pronunciation edit

  • (Naples) IPA(key): [ˈbwoːnə], (in sandhi) [-nu]
    (feminine) IPA(key): [ˈbɔːnə], (in sandhi) [-na]
  • (Castelmezzano) IPA(key): [ˈbuːnə]
    (feminine) IPA(key): [ˈboːnə]

Adjective edit

buono (feminine singular bona, masculine plural buone, feminine plural bone)

  1. good

References edit

  • AIS: Sprach- und Sachatlas Italiens und der Südschweiz [Linguistic and Ethnographic Atlas of Italy and Southern Switzerland] – map 710: “buono; buona; buoni” – on navigais-web.pd.istc.cnr.it
  • Ledgeway, Adam (2009) Grammatica diacronica del napoletano, Tübingen: Niemeyer, page 80
  • Giacco, Giuseppe (2003), “buono”, in Schedario Napoletano