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Baretti: A dictionary of the English and Italian languages
1. in; 2. under, below, beneath. — 'l governo d'uno, under somebody's tuition. — il nome, under the name of. — brevità,briefly. — pena, under pain or penalty. — fede, upon one's faith. Avere — di se, to have under one's command; 3. about, near.— al qual tempo, si legge che avvenne un miracolo, about that time we hear of a miracle happening. Tener —, to keep under, to hold in subjection, to humble, depress. — colore, — pretesto, under the colour or pretext of. Avere — di se, to have under one's dominion. Mandare — le banche, to squander, dissipate. Essere — l'armi, to be under arms. Pisciarsi —, to be in great fear. Tener —, to follow, pursue, persecute. Entrare or cacciarsi — uno, to catch, come upon one unawares. Dar — or di —, to strike under.
Florio: a worlde of wordes, or most copious, dictionarie in Italian and English