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PronunciationEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Latin mārtius.

NounEdit

màrso m

  1. March (third month of the Gregorian calendar)

(Gregorian calendar months) méize do lunâio gregoriàn; zenâ, frevâ, màrso, arvî, màzzo, zùgno, lùggio, agósto, seténbre, òtôbre, novénbre, dexénbre (Category: lij:Gregorian calendar months)

Etymology 2Edit

From Latin marcidus. Compare Italian marcio.

AdjectiveEdit

màrso (feminine singular màrsa, masculine plural màrsci, feminine plural màrse)

  1. rotten
  2. rotting
    • 1984, Fabrizio De André (lyrics), Mauro Pagani (music), “Crêuza de Mâ”, in Crêuza de mâ [Muletrack by the sea] (in Ligurian), performed by Fabrizio De André:
      Bacàn da còrda màrsa d'ægoa e de sâ / ch'a ne liga e a ne pòrta inte 'na crêuza de mâ
      Owner of the rope rotting with water and salt, that ties us and takes us in a muletrack by the sea
  3. festering
  4. (figuratively) corrupt