giovinezza

ItalianEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

giovine (young) +‎ -ezza (-ness, suffix denoting a state of being). Less likely from a Vulgar Latin *juvenitia. Compare French jeunesse.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /d͡ʒo.viˈnet.t͡sa/
  • Hyphenation: gio‧vi‧néz‧za

NounEdit

giovinezza f (plural giovinezze)

  1. youth
    Synonym: gioventù

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