campanella

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin campanella, from campana ‎(steeple bell) + -ella ‎(forming diminutives)

NounEdit

campanella ‎(plural campanellas or campanellae)

  1. (historical) A smallish suspended bell used in medieval monastic cloisters.[1][2]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Encyclopædia Britannica, 9th ed., "Bell".
  2. ^ Encyclopaedic Dictionary of Music, Vol. 2, p. 452.

ItalianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin campanella

NounEdit

campanella f ‎(plural campanelle)

  1. bell (school)
  2. campanula

LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

From campana ‎(steeple bell) + -ella ‎(forming diminutives)

NounEdit

campanella

  1. (historical) A smallish suspended bell used in some medieval cloisters.
DescendantsEdit
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