minestrone
noun Etymology: Italian, augmentative of minestra, from minestrare to serve, dish up, from Latin ministrare, from minister servant — more at minister Date: 1871 a rich thick vegetable soup usually with dried beans and pasta (as macaroni or vermicelli)

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  • minestrone — [ minɛstrɔn ] n. m. • 1930; mot it. ♦ Soupe italienne au riz (ou aux pâtes) et aux légumes. Appos. « Nous avons de la soupe minestrone, fit la donna » (Carco). ● minestrone nom masculin (italien minestrone, de minestra, sorte de potage) Soupe de… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Minestrone — (italienisch, etwa „dicke Suppe“, Augmentativ von minestra, „Suppe“) ist eine gehaltvolle Gemüsesuppe aus Italien. In der klassischen, norditalienischen Variante besteht sie aus verschiedenen Gemüsen wie Staudensellerie, Karotten, Lauch …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Minestrone — Un minestrone (de l italien minestra, « soupe ») est une soupe épaisse, d origine italienne, à base de légumes et de bouillon souvent accompagnée de petites pâtes ou de riz. La recette comporte généralement des haricots blancs, des… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • minestrone — MINESTRÓNE s. În gastronomie, supă specific italiană din legume şi paste făinoase, cu şuncă sau costiţă, servită cu brânză rasă; it. minestrone. Trimis de gal, 05.07.2005. Sursa: DGE …   Dicționar Român

  • minestrone — (n.) Italian vegetable soup, 1871, from It. minestrone, with augmentative suffix one + minestra soup, pottage, lit. that which is served, from minestrare to serve, to prepare (soup, etc.), from L. ministrare (see MINISTER (Cf. minister) (v.)) …   Etymology dictionary

  • minestrone — minestrȏne m DEFINICIJA gusta juha od povrća, sadrži grahorice i tjesteninu ETIMOLOGIJA tal. minestrone …   Hrvatski jezični portal

  • minestrone — /mine strone/ s.m. [accr. di minestra ]. 1. (gastron.) [vivanda di verdure, brodosa o asciutta, talora con riso o pasta piccola] ▶◀ [➨ minestra (1. a)]. 2. (fig., fam.) [insieme confuso e disordinato di elementi di varia natura: che m. quel libro …   Enciclopedia Italiana

  • minestrone — sustantivo femenino 1. Sopa de verduras troceadas y pasta …   Diccionario Salamanca de la Lengua Española

  • minestrone — ► NOUN ▪ an Italian soup containing vegetables and pasta. ORIGIN from Italian minestrare serve at table …   English terms dictionary

  • minestrone — [min΄ə strō′nē] n. [It < minestra, soup < minestrare, to serve < L ministrare: see MINISTER, vt.] a thick vegetable soup containing vermicelli, barley, etc. in a meat broth …   English World dictionary

  • Minestrone — Homemade minestrone in a bowl Minestrone (Italian: minestra [soup] + one [augmentative suffix] hence the big soup, the one with many ingredients) is the name for a variety of thick Italian soups made with vegetables, often with the addition of… …   Wikipedia

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