Italian vs Foliot - What's the difference?

italian | foliot |


As nouns the difference between italian and foliot

is that italian is while foliot is part of the verge escapement in early clocks.

italian

English

(wikipedia Italian) (Italian)

Adjective

(en adjective)
  • Pertaining to Italy, its people or its language.
  • Synonyms

    * (l)

    Derived terms

    * Italian cloth * Italian iron * Italian juice

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • An inhabitant of Italy, or a person of Italian descent.
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  • , year=2012 , date=May 5 , author=Phil McNulty , title=Chelsea 2-1 Liverpool , work=BBC Sport citation , page= , passage=As Di Matteo celebrated and captain John Terry raised the trophy for the fourth time, the Italian increased his claims to become the permanent successor to Andre Villas-Boas by landing a trophy.}}

    Proper noun

    (en proper noun)
  • The official language of Italy, also spoken in San Marino, the Vatican, and parts of Switzerland.
  • Derived terms

    * Old Italian

    See also

    * (it) * Language list

    foliot

    English

    (wikipedia foliot)

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • Part of the verge escapement in early clocks.
  • A creature from Italian folklore.