Definitions for Italian
Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word Italian.
a native or inhabitant of Italy
the Romance language spoken in Italy
of or pertaining to or characteristic of Italy or its people or culture or language
An inhabitant of Italy, or a person of Italian descent.
Pertaining to Italy, its people or its language.
The official language of Italy, also spoken in San Marino, the Vatican, and parts of Switzerland.
Etymology: Italianus, from Italia
of or pertaining to Italy, or to its people or language
a native or inhabitant of Italy
the language used in Italy, or by the Italians
Etymology: [Cf. F. italien, It. italiano. Cf. Italic.]
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
i-tal′yan, Italic, i-tal′ik, adj. of or relating to Italy or its people.—n. a native of Italy: the language of Italy.—vs.t. Ital′ianate, Ital′ianise, to make Italian.—vs.i. to play the Italian: to speak Italian.—n. Ital′ianism.—Italian architecture, the style practised by the Italian architects of the 15th, 16th, and 17th centuries, which originated in a revival of the ancient architecture of Rome; Italian warehouseman, a dealer in the finer kinds of groceries, as macaroni, vermicelli, dried fruits, &c.—Italic version, or It′ala, a translation of the Bible into Latin, based on a still older version, called Old Latin, and made probably in the time of Augustine. [It. Italiano, Italico—L. Italia—Gr. italos, a bull.]
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Spoken Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'Italian' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #2516
Written Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'Italian' in Written Corpus Frequency: #4668
Rank popularity for the word 'Italian' in Nouns Frequency: #2306
Rank popularity for the word 'Italian' in Adjectives Frequency: #336
The numerical value of Italian in Chaldean Numerology is: 7
The numerical value of Italian in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3
You( Lifeline) did a show of strength by contravening the indications of the Italian and Libyan coast guard. Now, you'll carry this human load to the Netherlands.
I’m Italian, so I made it a point to cook up a big pot of spaghetti for her, she had a physical therapist come in every day, but no one had thought about food. So she was very taken with that. She said, ‘My neighbors would never have done this for me.’ So I was just happy to help out.
The average Hollywood film star's ambition is to be admired by an American, courted by an Italian, married to an Englishman and have a French boyfriend.
We have been in contact with Baghdad for many weeks, and the Italian forces will be deployed to defend the work site in agreement with the coalition.
We have decided to press on with the privatisation even in a post-Brexit scenario because we believe in the value of the group and in the attractiveness of Italian capital markets.
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