cicala

noun
ci·​ca·​la | \ sə-ˈkä-lə How to pronounce cicala (audio) \

Definition of cicala

First Known Use of cicala

1794, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for cicala

Italian, from Medieval Latin, alteration of Latin cicada

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“Cicala.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/cicala. Accessed 1 Dec. 2020.

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