Italian Word of the Day: Cena (dinner)

Traditionally in Italy, people have four meals a day: colazione (breakfast), pranzo (lunch), merenda (afternoon snack) and cena (dinner or supper). By adding the suffix -one onto the end of cena (feminine, plural: cene), you get the word cenone meaning big supper. Cenare is the verb meaning to have supper or to dine whereas dinnertime …

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