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4 Directions in Italian for English Readers

I live in India, and I speak Hindi, Punjabi and English very well. I have also been learning some more languages.

Directions are an important part of our life. We have to keep in mind the directions while commuting from one place to another. A traveller may have to come across such situations when they have to use the directions to find their destination in a foriegn land. Therefore they should know about the names of the directions in a foreign language. In this article we will discuss the names of all directions in the Italian language.

4 Direction Names in Italian and English

Direction Name in English Direction Name in Italian

North

Nord

South

Sud

East

Est

West

Ovest

North

The Italian name for the North direction is Nord.

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South

The Italian word for the South direction is Sud.

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East

The East is called Est in Italian.

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West

The Italian name for the West direction is Ouest.

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It's the quiz time now

For each question, choose the best answer. The answer key is below.

  1. What is the Italian name for the North direction?
    • Nord
    • Sud
  2. The Italian word for the west direction is ovest.
    • True
    • False
  3. The Italian word for the east direction is est.
    • True
    • False

Answer Key

  1. Nord
  2. True
  3. True

This content is accurate and true to the best of the author’s knowledge and is not meant to substitute for formal and individualized advice from a qualified professional.

© 2020 Sourav Rana

Comments

Sannyasi Raja from Durgapur, West Bengal, India on October 02, 2020:

Another interesting article.

Enjoyed this one too

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