Hay 2 definiciones de mantua en inglés:

mantua1

Saltos de línea: man¦tua
Pronunciación: /ˈmantjʊə
 
/

sustantivo

A woman’s loose gown of a kind fashionable during the 17th and 18th centuries.
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • Born George Waldron, near Dublin, the son of a silversmith and a mantua maker, he'd run away from grammar school at 16 (after he stabbed another schoolboy in a fight) and joined a bank of strolling players.
  • A woman originally wore a mantua as a robe when resting at home, but by the late 17th century it became fitted at her waist.
  • The princess wore a mantua and petticoat, white damask with the finest embroidery of rich embossed gold.

Origen

alteration of French manteau, influenced by Mantua.

Definición de mantua en:

Obtener más de Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribirse para eliminar anuncios y acceder a los recursos premium

Palabra del día animalcule
Pronunciación: ˌanɪˈmalkjuːl
noun
a microscopic animal

Hay 2 definiciones de mantua en inglés:

Mantua2

Saltos de línea: Man¦tua
Pronunciación: /ˈmantjʊə
 
/
A town in Lombardy, northern Italy, on the River Mincio; population 48,357 (2008). Italian name Mantova /ˈmantova/.

Derivativos

Mantuan

sustantivo & adjetivo
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • Musical theory was advocated as a part of Jewish studies by the Mantuan rabbi Juda Moscato At least four Jewish composers had their madrigals published between 1575 and 1628.
  • His most notable acquisitions include a jade flask belonging to Clive of India, and a newly rediscovered renaissance Mantuan roundel of Vulcan and Venus (both at Christies, London).
  • This usage dates only from about 1860, but the curious Mantuan gnocchi made from pumpkin are two or three centuries older than that.

Obtener más de Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribirse para eliminar anuncios y acceder a los recursos premium

Palabra del día animalcule
Pronunciación: ˌanɪˈmalkjuːl
noun
a microscopic animal