Definition of ragazzo in English:

ragazzo

noun

  • In Italy, or in representations of the speech of an Italian speaker: a young boy (originally a servant or pageboy), a youth; a young man.

Pronunciation

ragazzo

/raˈɡatsəʊ/ /rəˈɡatsəʊ/

Origin

Late 16th century; earliest use found in Matthew Sutcliffe (d. 1629), dean of Exeter. From Italian ragazzo apprentice, page, servant, male child, adolescent, young man, son from Arabic raqqāṣ messenger.