young

Lemma

young

Etichetta di dominio

EN

Etichetta grammaticale

adj.

Definizione

Wine which has not undergone an ageing process and which is usually marketed within its first year. 1

Nota

A desirable characteristic in simple wines that refers to its freshness and vitality. In complex wines, young refers to a wine that is not sufficiently aged. 2

Contesto

White wines tend to turn from a greenish hue in young wines to a yellowish caste/tone to a gold/amber color as they age. 3

Trascrizione fonetica

[jʌŋ] 4

Sinonimi e Antonimi
ND
Abbreviazioni
ND
Etimologia

O.E. geong "youthful, young," from P.Gmc. *jungas (cf. O.S., O.Fris. jung, O.N. ungr, M.Du. jonc, Du. jong, O.H.G., Ger. jung, Goth. juggs), from PIE *juwngkos, from PIE base *yeu- "vital force, youthful vigor" (cf. Skt. yuva "young," L. juvenis "young," Lith. jaunas, O.C.S. junu, Rus. junyj "young," O.Ir. oac, Welsh ieuanc "young"). 5

Etichetta di paese
ND
Ente

Università degli Studi di Genova, Facoltà di Lingue e Letterature Straniere, Corso di Laurea in Teorie e Tecniche della Mediazione Interlinguistica

Data della scheda
Mon Nov 10 00:00:00 2008
Autore

Alessia Giuseppina Cadeddu, r. Chiara Barbagianni

Fonti

1 : «http://www.trinor.com/WineXX/WineGloss-G-M/WTermJoven.html», (06/10/2011)

2 : «http://www.philodex.com/com/en/wein-von-o-z», (06/10/2011)

3 : «http://zebra.sc.edu/smell/wine_glossary.html», (06/10/2011)

4 : Daniel Jones, Cambridge English Pronouncing Dictionary, Cambridge, Cambridge University Press, 2003.

5 : «http://www.etymonline.com/index.php?search=young&searchmode=none», (27/09/2008)

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