Zingaro

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Zingaro A gypsy.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n zingaro A Gipsy.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • n Zingaro zing′ga-rō a name in Italy for the Gipsies
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
Cf. the Ger. Zigeuner, Czech Cingán or Cigán, Magyar Cigány.

Usage

In literature:

The gitana's clear, shrill whistle summoned a little zingaro of some ten years, a veritable wild cat, who came running to the horse's side.
"King of Camargue" by Jean Aicard
The art was, however, more advanced by Antonio Solario, originally a smith, and commonly called lo Zingaro.
"The History of Painting in Italy, Vol. 2 (of 6)" by Luigi Antonio Lanzi
But a name of far greater importance to art is that of Antonio Solario, commonly called Lo Zingaro, the reputed son-in-law of Colantonio.
"The life and writings of Henry Fuseli, Volume III (of 3)" by Henry Fuseli
Roccadirame, Angiolillo, a scholar of Zingaro.
"The History of Painting in Italy, Volume VI (of 6)" by Luigi Antonio Lanzi
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In news:

He was "in a state of extreme anguish" and was " utterly devastated," Zingaro said.
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