cicale

cicala

[si-kah-luh; Italian chee-kah-lah]
noun, plural cicalas Italian, cicale [chi-kah-le] .

Origin:
< Italian < Latin cicāda cicada

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cicala (sɪˈkɑːlə, Italian tʃiˈkala)
 
n , pl -las, -le
another name for cicada
 
[C19: from Italian, from Latin: cicada]

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