scòrsa

LigurianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Italian scorza, from Latin scortea (leather garment), substantivized feminine form of scorteus (leathern), derived from scortum (skin, hide).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

scòrsa f (plural scòrse)

  1. bark (of a tree)
  2. peel, skin (of an orange etc.)
  3. shell (of a crustacean)