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Andreützo

English translation: Andreuccio da Perugia

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German term or phrase:Andreützo
English translation:Andreuccio da Perugia
Entered by: Kim Metzger
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14:22 Aug 8, 2004
German to English translations [PRO]
Art/Literary - Poetry & Literature
German term or phrase: Andreützo
He's a character in Boccaccio's Decameron (Day II, story 5). Does anyone know how the name is usually written in English - or, for that matter, in Italian - because I don't imagine it has the umlaut in either language.
Armorel Young
Local time: 17:38
Andreuccio da Perugia?
Explanation:
NOVEL V. - Andreuccio da Perugia comes to Naples to buy horses, meets with
three serious adventures in one night, comes safe out of them all, and
returns home with a ruby.

http://www.gutenberg.net/dirs/etext03/thdcm10.txt


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Note added at 9 mins (2004-08-08 14:31:46 GMT)
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“Andreützo (von Perusio)”. Von ihm erschien weiter eine zweite Schwanksammlung, den “Ander teil der Gartengesellschaft”, Einzelausgaben von drei weiteren Novellen aus dem Decameron Boccaccios (Thedaldus und Ermilina, Guiscardus und Sigismunda, Cymon und Iphigenia) in der Art des “Andreützo”, ein Gedicht von untereuen Wirten und drei Dramen, denen wieder Erzählungen von Boccaccio zu Grunde lagen.

http://www.angelseven.de/Unicorns/Poesie/Marchen/Von_einem_K...


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Note added at 11 mins (2004-08-08 14:33:35 GMT)
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Matheus de Perusio (d.c.1418), also known as Matteo da Perugia, was long regarded as one of the premier composers of the late Ars Subtilior song.

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Kim Metzger
Mexico
Local time: 11:38
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That will be him - many thanks; my own Googling had failed to track him down.
4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

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3 +5Andreuccio da Perugia?
Kim Metzger


  

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Andreützo
Andreuccio da Perugia?


Explanation:
NOVEL V. - Andreuccio da Perugia comes to Naples to buy horses, meets with
three serious adventures in one night, comes safe out of them all, and
returns home with a ruby.

http://www.gutenberg.net/dirs/etext03/thdcm10.txt


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Note added at 9 mins (2004-08-08 14:31:46 GMT)
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“Andreützo (von Perusio)”. Von ihm erschien weiter eine zweite Schwanksammlung, den “Ander teil der Gartengesellschaft”, Einzelausgaben von drei weiteren Novellen aus dem Decameron Boccaccios (Thedaldus und Ermilina, Guiscardus und Sigismunda, Cymon und Iphigenia) in der Art des “Andreützo”, ein Gedicht von untereuen Wirten und drei Dramen, denen wieder Erzählungen von Boccaccio zu Grunde lagen.

http://www.angelseven.de/Unicorns/Poesie/Marchen/Von_einem_K...


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Note added at 11 mins (2004-08-08 14:33:35 GMT)
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Matheus de Perusio (d.c.1418), also known as Matteo da Perugia, was long regarded as one of the premier composers of the late Ars Subtilior song.



Kim Metzger
Mexico
Local time: 11:38
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Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in category: 209
Grading comment
That will be him - many thanks; my own Googling had failed to track him down.

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  xxx------
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agree  Wenjer Leuschel
23 mins

agree  Derek Gill Franßen
24 mins

agree  Thomas Bollmann
31 mins

agree  Giusi Pasi: Andreuccio da Perugia - Italian site: www.classicitaliani.it/index02.htm
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