Italian vs Guido - What's the difference?
As nouns the difference between italian and guido
is that italian
is while guido
is (slang|us|ethnic slur) italian-american male; an american male of italian extraction as a member of the working-class.
Pertaining to Italy, its people or its language.
* Italian cloth
* Italian iron
* Italian juice
An inhabitant of Italy, or a person of Italian descent.
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, title=Chelsea 2-1 Liverpool
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(en proper noun
The official language of Italy, also spoken in San Marino, the Vatican, and parts of Switzerland.
* Old Italian
of (etyl) origin. English equivalent: Guy
(US, slang, pejorative, ethnic slur) a young, lower class or working class Italian-American or Italian-Canadian male from an urban environment.
(US, slang, pejorative) A clothing style associated with the stereotype.
* Carries the connotation of a person who is humorously uncultured and has a thuggish and overtly macho attitude and an unyielding pride in his ancestry. Common in Northeast areas such as Brooklyn, the Bronx, Queens, Staten Island, New Jersey, South Philadelphia, Baltimore, Boston, Rhode Island and Southwest Connecticut.
* The fashion style includes gold or platinum chains, diamond stud earrings, plain T-shirts or muscle shirts, tracksuits, pompadours, slicked-back hair, or hairstyles
* (person of Italian descent) dago
* (person of Italian descent) Eyetie
* (person of Italian descent) goombah
* (person of Italian descent) greaseball
* (person of Italian descent) guinea
* (person of Italian descent) wog
* (person of Italian descent) wop
* guido, guidette, Guidette