la lussuria

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Today’s Parola del Giorno is the noun, la lussuria, which means lust. See the noun used below in its context:

La lussuria è uno dei sette vizi capitali: non a caso, nel quinto canto dell’Inferno, Dante incontra i due lussuriosi per eccellenza, Paolo e Francesca, la cui storia d’amore è una delle più famose nella letteratura italiana.

Lust is one of the seven deadly sins: not by chance, in the fifth Canto of the Inferno, Dante meets two lechers par excellence, Paolo and Francesco, whose love affair is one of the most famous in Italian literature.

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