amorino

noun
amo·​ri·​no | \ ˌaməˈrē(ˌ)nō, ˌäm- \
plural amorini\ -​(ˌ) nē \ also amorinos

Definition of amorino

: cupid , cherub sense 3

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First Known Use of amorino

1757, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for amorino

Italian, diminutive of amore cupid, from Latin Amor, god of love, from amor love

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“Amorino.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/amorino. Accessed 26 Nov. 2020.

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