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penna
Pronunciation: / ˈpenna /

Translation of penna in English:

nome femminile

  • 6 (Alpini) See examples:le -e nere
    = the Italian alpine troops

also: penne nome femminile plurale

(Gastronomia)
  • = short thin diagonally cut tubular pasta

Idioms

rimetterci, lasciarci le -e

to lose one's life

lasciare qualcosa nella penna

to leave something out, to omit something

Compounds

penna biro

penna copritrice

penna luminosa

penna d'oca

penna ottica

penna primaria

penna remigante

penna a sfera

penna stilografica

penna timoniera

penna USB

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