In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1(person)italiano masculineitaliana feminine
- Nor was there any question here of native Italians drafting their own constitution.
- There were two full buses carrying people from all over Europe and another bus of Italians and Germans on its way.
- It was clear to foreigners and Italians alike that Spain was the dominant power in Italy.
- It should come as no surprise then that the Italians are becoming such fine rugby players.
- The Italians had a great idea when they hit upon the idea of cooking joints of meat and pasta in the same pot.
- How did your performance and that of the other Italians in Sydney affect the sport in Italy?
- There was the expected civil disobedience that Italians often have for many of the country's laws.
- In the evening the group joined several hundred young Italians in prayer and song.
- A recent survey showed that half of Italians are unworried by the changeover.
- France was rich, Italy poor, so there were plenty of Italians in France trying to make a living.
- The one thing we have learned is not to underestimate the Italians.
- The Italians at least showed us what a national anthem should be all about.
- The Senate majority will be finalised when six seats are decided by votes by Italians living abroad.
- He was with the army in the north of Italy when he was taken prisoner by the Italians.
- He put pen to paper on a contract with the Italians which expires in June 2007.
- The Italians paid the price for their failure to kill the game off when Varga found the target.
- When the officials weren't hindering them, the laws of physics appeared to defy the Italians.
- Alessandro was also a firm believer that all Italians should live under Italian rule.
- Facing the opening minutes of the second half without their playmaker didn't faze the Italians.
- These joint organizations brought Italians closer and they made more efforts to be active in the community.
- Thomas studied several languages on his own, in particular French, English and Italian.
- The third book in the treatise was a translation into Italian of one of della Francesca's works.
- While on the continent he had been learnt French, German and Italian and read widely.
- The Italian was stretching out his hands and speaking very quickly in Italian.
- Then there is Maltese, a form of Arabic with some words taken from Italian.
- By the end of the 15th century it had been translated into German, French, and Italian.
- Naturally I couldn't say as I don't speak Italian or whatever language they were berating me in.
- In this period he combined philological studies with the composition of poetry in Latin and Italian.
- The cabin crew didn't speak Italian very well but they told us to put on our lifejackets.
- Australia adopted Italian as the language of coffee, with some English mixed in.
- The French actors spoke French, the Italian actors spoke Italian and the boys spoke English.
- She had been tutored by John Aylmer and she spoke French, Greek, Latin and Italian fluently.
- One defendant reassured him in his own language, Italian, and he was helped out of a window.
- Up until then the language of the intellectual elites had in the main been Italian.
- Children will pick up French, English and Italian in this production of song, dance and drama.
- The Italians reading this will note how Joe Avati did it by speaking mainly in Italian.
- Aside from America, I've always been a fan of Italy, so I'd love to learn to speak Italian.
- Again and again he advises his son and subsequently the sons of that son to study French, Italian or German.
- Maltese is a Semitic language, with heavy borrowing from Italian and French in vocabulary.
- I have noted elsewhere some examples of translations from French, Spanish and Italian.
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