See also: maschiò

ItalianEdit

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EtymologyEdit

From Vulgar Latin masclus, contracted form of Latin masculus. Doublet of masculo.

AdjectiveEdit

maschio (feminine singular maschi, masculine plural maschia, feminine plural maschie)

  1. male, masculine
  2. virile, manlike, manful, manly
  3. vigorous

NounEdit

maschio m (plural maschi)

  1. sire, male
  2. boy, son
  3. keep (tall tower in a castle)
  4. tap (cutting tool)

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