settecentist

noun set·te·cen·tist \ˌsetəˈchentə̇st\

Definition of settecentist

plural

settecentists

\-sts\ or

settecentisti

\-ˌchen‧ˈtēstē\
  1. :  an artist, poet, or student of the 18th century period in Italian literature and art

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Origin and Etymology of settecentist

Italian settecentista, from settecento seven hundred, 18th century (from sette seven—from Latin septem —+ cento hundred, from Latin centum) + -ista -ist — more at seven, hundred


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