parmigiano

ItalianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Parma +‎ -igiano (-ian). Compare Sicilian parmisanu and parmicianu.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /par.miˈd͡ʒa.no/
  • Rhymes: -ano
  • Hyphenation: par‧mi‧già‧no

AdjectiveEdit

parmigiano (feminine parmigiana, masculine plural parmigiani, feminine plural parmigiane)

  1. (now rare) of, or relating to Parma, its inhabitants or culture
    Synonym: (now more common) parmense
    Hypernyms: emiliano, italiano

NounEdit

parmigiano m (plural parmigiani, feminine parmigiana)

  1. (now rare) A native or resident of Parma.
    Synonym: (now more common) parmense m or f
    Hypernyms: emiliano m, emiliana f, italiano m, italiana f

NounEdit

parmigiano m (uncountable)

  1. the dialect of Emilian spoken in Parma
    Synonym: parmense m
    Hypernym: emiliano m

NounEdit

parmigiano m (plural parmigiani)

  1. (also uncountable) parmesan cheese
    Synonym: (officially) Parmigiano-Reggiano m
    Hypernym: formaggio m

Derived termsEdit