meaning of Boccaccio

Boccaccio meaning in Etymology Dictionary

the name implies "big-mouth" in Italian, from boccaccia, augmentative of bocca "mouth" (see bouche).

Boccaccio meaning in General Dictionary

Italian poet (created in France) (1313-1375)

Sentence Examples with the word Boccaccio

The notices which he has left us of Neapolitan society at this epoch are interesting, and, it was now, perhaps, that he met Boccaccio for the first time.

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