Svevo

/ˈzvɛvoʊ/ (say 'zvevoh)

noun
Italo /ˈitaloʊ/ (say 'eetahloh) (Ettore Schmitz), 1861–1928, Italian novelist.

Australian English dictionary. 2014.

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  • SVEVO (I.) — Svevo est, avec Pirandello, le seul prosateur italien moderne dont l’œuvre ait une résonance européenne. Il figure, aux côtés de Joyce et de Proust, parmi les plus grands romanciers contemporains. Ami du premier, qui l’admirait et le fit… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Svevo — Svevo,   Italo, eigentlich Ettore Schmịtz, italienischer Schriftsteller, * Triest 19. 12. 1861, ✝ (Autounfall) Motta di Livenza (Provinz Treviso) 13. 9. 1928; Sohn eines Deutschen; war Angestellter einer Wiener Bank in Triest, nach der Heirat… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Svevo — Svevo, Italo …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Svevo — (Ettore Schmitz, dit Italo) (1861 1928) romancier italien: Sénilité (1898), la Conscience de Zeno (1923), le Bon Vieux et la Belle Enfant (posth., 1929) …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Svevo — (izg. zvȇvo), Italo (1861 1928) DEFINICIJA talijanski pripovjedač i romanopisac rodnoga Trsta; poniranjem u duše svojih sugrađana, preteča je psihoanalitičke proze 20. st., jedan od tvoraca psihoanalitičkog romana (Jedan život, Zenova savjest,… …   Hrvatski jezični portal

  • Svevo — Italo Svevo (eigentlich: Hector Aron Schmitz, genannt Ettore Schmitz; * 19. Dezember 1861 in Triest; † 13. September 1928 in Motta di Livenza bei Treviso) war ein italienischer Schriftsteller. Svevo gilt als führender italienischer Romanautor des …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • svevo — svè·vo agg., s.m. 1. agg. TS stor. degli Svevi | agg., s.m., che, chi apparteneva agli Svevi | s.m.pl. con iniz. maiusc., gruppo di antiche popolazioni germaniche stanziate all epoca dell Impero Romano nell odierno Brandeburgo 2. agg. TS stor.… …   Dizionario italiano

  • svevo — pl.m. svevi sing.f. sveva pl.f. sveve …   Dizionario dei sinonimi e contrari

  • SVEVO, ITALO — (pen name of Ettore Schmitz; 1861–1928), Italian novelist. Svevo s mother was an Italian, his father an Austrian. He was educated in Germany, and on returning to his native Trieste worked as a bank clerk. From 1889 he was a partner in an… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • Svevo, Italo — orig. Ettore Schmitz born Dec. 19, 1861, Trieste, Austrian Empire died Sept. 13, 1928, Motta di Livenza, Italy Italian writer. Though family financial difficulties forced him to leave school and become a bank clerk, he read on his own and began… …   Universalium

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