trecento

noun tre·cen·to \ trā-ˈchen-(ˌ)tō \

Definition of trecento

:the 14th century; specifically :the 14th century in Italian literature and art

Origin and Etymology of trecento

Italian, literally, three hundred, from Latin tres three + centum hundred — more at three, hundred


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