tazza

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noun taz·za \ˈtät-sə\

Definition of tazza

  1. :  a shallow cup or vase on a pedestal

Illustration of tazza

Origin and Etymology of tazza

Italian, cup, tazza, from Arabic ṭassa, ṭass, ṭasht basin, from Persian tasht


First Known Use: 1824


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