fosso

ItalianEdit

NounEdit

fosso m (plural fossi)

  1. ditch
  2. moat

LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

Frequentative of fodiō (dig, excavate; mine).

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

present active fossō, present infinitive fossāre, perfect active fossāvī, supine fossātum

  1. (with the sense of being done often) I dig, pierce.

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ReferencesEdit

  • fosso in Charlton T. Lewis & Charles Short, A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1879

PortugueseEdit

VerbEdit

fosso

  1. first-person singular present indicative of fossar
Last modified on 15 April 2014, at 15:44