Trasteverine

adjective
Tras·​tev·​er·​ine | \ (ˈ)tra¦stevəˌrēn, -rə̇n \

Definition of Trasteverine

 (Entry 1 of 2)

1 : of, relating to, or characteristic of the Trastevere region across the Tiber River from Rome
2 : of, relating to, or characteristic of the people of the Trasteverine

Trasteverine

noun
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plural Trasteverines\ -​nz \ or Trasteverini\ ˌ⸗ˌ⸗⸗ˈrē(ˌ)nē \

Definition of Trasteverine (Entry 2 of 2)

: a native or inhabitant of the Italian region of Trastevere

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History and Etymology for Trasteverine

Adjective

Italian trasteverino, from Latin transtiberinus, from trans- + tiberinus of the Tiber, from Tiberis Tiber river + -inus -ine

Noun

Italian trasteverino, from Latin transtiberini, plural, trasteverines

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“Trasteverine.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Trasteverine. Accessed 7 Apr. 2020.

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