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EtymologyEdit

Of onomatopoeic origin, influenced by the name Cecco, nickname of Franz Joseph I of Austria during the period of the Italian irredentism.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /t͡ʃekˈki.no/, [t͡ʃekˈk̟iːn̺o]
  • Stress: cecchìno
  • Hyphenation: cec‧chi‧no

NounEdit

cecchino m (plural cecchini)

  1. sniper

Derived termsEdit