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EtymologyEdit

marina +‎ -aio. Compare Spanish marinero, Portuguese marinheiro, Catalan mariner, French marinier. Cf. also Vulgar Latin marinarius.

NounEdit

marinaio m (plural marinai, feminine marinaia)

  1. sailor, mariner, seaman
  2. tarpaulin, tar

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