florilegio

ItalianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Renaissance Latin flōrilegium, calque of Ancient Greek ἀνθολογία (anthología, flower-gathering).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /flo.riˈlɛ.d͡ʒo/, [fl̺or̺iˈl̺ɛːd͡ʒo]
  • Rhymes: -ɛdʒo
  • Hyphenation: flo‧ri‧lè‧gio

NounEdit

florilegio m (plural florilegi)

  1. (dated) anthology, florilegium
  2. (dated, by extension) An assortment of things.
  3. (dated, by extension, ironic) anthology; gathering, group (of things or people with a negative connotation)
    Un florilegio di insultiAn anthology of insults

SynonymsEdit


LatinEdit

NounEdit

flōrilegiō

  1. dative singular of flōrilegium
  2. ablative singular of flōrilegium

SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Renaissance Latin flōrilegium, calque of Ancient Greek ἀνθολογία (anthología, flower-gathering).

NounEdit

florilegio m (plural florilegios)

  1. anthology