smeriglio

See also: Smeriglio and smerigliò

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PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /zmeˈriʎ.ʎo/
  • Rhymes: -iʎʎo
  • Hyphenation: sme‧rì‧glio

Etymology 1Edit

From Byzantine Greek σμερίλιον (smerílion), diminutive of σμερί (smerí), from Ancient Greek σμύρις (smúris, emery-powder).

 

NounEdit

smeriglio m (plural smerigli)

  1. (mineralogy) emery
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

From Frankish.

 
Un giovane esemplare di smeriglio – A young merlin specimen

NounEdit

smeriglio m (plural smerigli)

  1. merlin (Falco columbarius)
    Synonym: renello
  2. Synonym of sparviero (sparrowhawk)
DescendantsEdit
  • English: smeriglio

Etymology 3Edit

Derived from Ancient Greek σμαρίς (smarís).

 
Uno smeriglio – A porbeagle

NounEdit

smeriglio m (plural smerigli)

  1. porbeagle (Lamna nasus)
  2. (Naples):
    1. Synonym of palombo comune (common smooth-hound)
    2. Synonym of verdesca (blue shark)

Etymology 4Edit

See the etymology of the corresponding lemma form.

VerbEdit

smeriglio

  1. first-person singular present indicative of smerigliare

Etymology 5Edit

NounEdit

smeriglio f (plural smerigli)

  1. (firearms) springald (fitted on galleys-long ship propelled primarily by oars)
  2. (firearms) punt gun

ReferencesEdit

  • smeriglio1 in Treccani.it – Vocabolario Treccani on line, Istituto dell'Enciclopedia Italiana
  • smeriglio2 in Treccani.it – Vocabolario Treccani on line, Istituto dell'Enciclopedia Italiana
  • smeriglio3 in Treccani.it – Vocabolario Treccani on line, Istituto dell'Enciclopedia Italiana