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[pat-ee; for 1 also Italian paht-tee] /ˈpæt i; for 1 also Italian ˈpɑt ti/
[ah-de-lee-nah] /ˌɑ dɛˈli nɑ/ (Show IPA),
(Adela Juana Maria Patti) 1843–1919, Italian operatic soprano, born in Spain.
a female given name. Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2017.
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  • She rides like a lion, and I'd rather hear her laugh than I'd listen to Patti.'

    Lord Kilgobbin Charles Lever
  • Why, do you know that Eitel used to be butler for Patti in his youth?

    Miss Pat at School

    Pemberton Ginther
  • He then, on the 27th May, arrived in Garbyang in Byans Patti.

    In the Forbidden Land Arnold Henry Savage Landor
  • Madame Patti had been singing, and they were all waiting for their carriages.

  • She had more bouquets than Patti used to get when you and I were running about town.

    The Smart Set

    Clyde Fitch
British Dictionary definitions for Patti


Adelina (adeˈliːna). 1843–1919, Italian operatic coloratura soprano, born in Spain
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
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