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British English: /həʊm/
American English: /hoʊm/

Translation of home in Italian:


  • 1 new homes for sale (Journalism)
    alloggi nuovi in vendita
    he doesn't have a home
    non ha una casa
    you have a beautiful home to be far from, near home a home of one's own to work from home
    lavorare a casa
    to set up home in Italy, in Madrid
    stabilirsi in Italia, a Madrid
    I've made my home in Italy now
    l'Italia è diventata la mia patria adottiva
    birds make their home in
    gli uccelli fanno il nido in
    his home has been a tent for the last two weeks
    vive in una tenda da due settimane
    the island is home to 3,000 people
    l'isola è abitata da 3.000 persone
  • 3 (family base) broken home
    famiglia separata
    to make a home for
    dare una casa a
    “good home wanted”
    “cercasi famiglia rispettabile”
    to leave home
    lasciare la famiglia
    before n (life, surroundings, background)
    della propria casa, familiare
  • 4 (country)
    patria (feminine)
    paese (masculine) natale
    to consider Italy (as) home
    considerare l'Italia come la propria patria
  • 6 [informal] [figurative] (place) to find a home for
    trovare un posto per (book, object)

adjective before n

  • 1 (national)
    (market, affairs, news)


  • 1 (come, go, arrive)
    (to house) a casa
    (to country) in patria
    on the journey home
    (to house, apartment) tornando a casa
    (by boat, plane) nel viaggio di ritorno
    to see somebody home
    accompagnare qualcuno a casa
    to take somebody home
    (accompany) riaccompagnare qualcuno a casa
    (to meet family) portare qualcuno in casa
    is she home?
    è a casa?
    is she home yet?
    è già a casa?
  • 2 (to required position, effect)to hammer o drive something home
    piantare a fondo (nail)
    fare entrare in testa (message)
    to press o push one's point home [figurative] to bring something home to [figurative]
    fare comprendere qualcosa a
    to strike home [figurative]
  • 3
    also: at home
    (in house)
    (be, work, stay)
    a casa
    (Sport) (on own ground) (play)
    in casa
    [figurative] (comfortable) (be, feel)
    a proprio agio (with con)
    to live at home
    vivere con i propri genitori
    at home and abroad
    nel proprio paese e all'estero
    Madam is not at home [rare]
    la signora non è in casa
    they're at home on Saturday
    giocano in casa sabato
    X are playing Y at home
    X gioca in casa con Y
    make yourself at home
    fai come se fossi a casa tua

intransitive verb

  • (pigeon, animal)
    ritrovare la strada di casa


it's, he's nothing to write home about

non è niente di eccezionale o non è un granché

it's home from home it's home away from home

(British English) (American English)
è una seconda casa

home sweet home, there's no place like home

to be a bit too close to home

toccare sul vivo

he found it a bit close to home

l'ha toccato sul vivo

let's talk about something nearer home

parliamo di qualcosa che ci riguarda un po' più da vicino

to be home and dry

Phrasal verbs

home in

to home in on
puntare su (target)
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