cinquecentist

noun
cin·​que·​cen·​tist | \ ˌchiŋ-kwi-ˈchen-tist How to pronounce cinquecentist (audio) \

Definition of cinquecentist

: an Italian of the cinquecento especially : a poet or artist of this period

First Known Use of cinquecentist

1871, in the meaning defined above

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“Cinquecentist.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/cinquecentist. Accessed 28 Jan. 2021.

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