cor·​nu·​to kȯr-ˈnü-(ˌ)tō How to pronounce cornuto (audio)
plural cornutos

Word History


Italian, from Latin cornutus having horns, from cornu

First Known Use

1598, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of cornuto was in 1598

Dictionary Entries Near cornuto

Cite this Entry

“Cornuto.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 27 Feb. 2024.

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