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ItalianEdit

 
uccelli

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /uˈt͡ːʃɛlːo/, [utˈt͡ʃɛl̺.l̺o]
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  • Hyphenation: uc‧cèl‧lo
  • Rhymes: -ɛllo

Etymology 1Edit

From Late Latin aucellus, contracted form of Vulgar Latin *avicellus, diminutive of Latin avis, from Proto-Italic *awis, from Proto-Indo-European *h₂éwis. Compare French oiseau, Catalan ocell, Occitan aucèl, Neapolitan auciello, Sicilian aceddu, Friulian uciel, Venetian oxeło, Ligurian öxéllo, Romansch utschè.

NounEdit

uccello m (plural uccelli)

  1. bird
    Synonyms: volatile, pennuto, augello (archaic)
  2. (slang, vulgar) willy (British), peter (US), dick; (the penis)
Derived termsEdit

Etymology 2Edit

VerbEdit

uccello

  1. first-person singular present indicative of uccellare

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