But fongool (also fangool) is not, as it might appear here, a word to describe people. It is an Americanized version of Italian profanity. The original phrase is Va’ a fare in culo, often shortened to vaffanculo, or just fanculo. This literally means “go do it in an ass” and is similar to the English phrase fuck you.
- 1 What does Fangul mean in Italian?
- 2 What is a Fugazi in Italian?
- 3 What is a goomba in Italian?
- 4 What is a Mook Italian?
- 5 What is a Moolinyan?
- 6 What is Gabagool slang for?
- 7 What is meant by disambiguation?
- 8 What is a Marone?
- 9 What is an Italian girlfriend called?
- 10 What does compadre mean in Italian?
- 11 What is a mobsters girlfriend called?
- 12 What is a Googootz?
- 13 What are some Italian slang words?
What does Fangul mean in Italian?
It a dialectal form (I guess from a southern) for “Vaffanculo”. It’s ” Fuck off/fuck you ” Peppe. Grazie.
What is a Fugazi in Italian?
Fugazi, some claim, is Italian for “fake,” and although I can find no Italian dictionary that confirms this, I think we should keep it, and urge Italo-phones everywhere to do the same. It is richly gratifying to pronounce, an amphibrach that feels equal parts obscenity and absurdity.
What is a goomba in Italian?
1 informal: a close friend or associate —used especially among Italian-American men.
What is a Mook Italian?
: a foolish, insignificant, or contemptible person.
What is a Moolinyan?
moolinyan noun Also moulinyan. US offensive In Italian-American usage, a black person.
What is Gabagool slang for?
After researching with some linguistics experts, Nosowitz discovered that, like the botched American estimations of Italian culture such as meatballs, baked ziti, or whatever Olive Garden is pretending to be, the word “gabagool” is about as Italian as apple pie. “The word ‘gabagool’ is about as Italian as apple pie.”
What is meant by disambiguation?
noun. the act or process of distinguishing between similar things, meanings, names, etc., in order to make the meaning or interpretation more clear or certain:Word sense disambiguation helps determine which meaning a word has in any given context.
What is a Marone?
Marone – (Southern Italian dialect) – literally “Madonna” (i.e. – the Blessed Virgin Mary, not the pop star), generally used as “damn” or “damn it”. Sometimes pronounced “ma don”.
What is an Italian girlfriend called?
“Boyfriend” in Italian and “Girlfriend” in Italian: Ragazzo and Ragazza. There are two main ways to say “girlfriend” and “boyfriend” in Italian: ragazzo/a or fidanzato/a. The former is used by young couples, usually when they are dating, while the latter is for serious relationships and also means fiance.
What does compadre mean in Italian?
compadre (also: beau, boyfriend, cobber, fella, fella, fellow, fellow, friend, geezer, homeboy )
What is a mobsters girlfriend called?
A woman who’s the companion or conspirator to a gangster can be called a moll. The informal moll has most often been used for the romantic partners of 1920s and 30s mobsters, like Al Capone’s wife Mae or George “Baby Face” Nelson’s girlfriend Helen.
What is a Googootz?
“Googootz” is an Italian-American term that refers to a large, squash-like vegetable, cucuzza, but it has a more informal meaning as a term of affection. In the last episode of “The Sopranos,” for instance, Tony Soprano referred to his son, A.J., as “googootz.”
What are some Italian slang words?
10 Essential Italian Slang Words & Expressions
- Che figo! | How awesome!
- Che schifo! | That’s gross!
- In bocca al lupo | Good luck, Break a leg. Click play to hear it pronounced:
- Fregatura | Rip off. Click play to hear it pronounced:
- I vecchi | Parents.
- Mannaggia | Damn!
- Devo filare | I gotta run/jet.