the 14th cent. as a period in Italian art and literature
Origin of trecentoIt, literally , three hundred, short for mil trecento, one thousand three hundred
The 14th century, especially with reference to Italian art and literature.
Origin of trecentoItalian, from (mil) trecento, (one thousand) three hundred : tre, three (from Latin tr&emacron;s; see trei- in Indo-European roots) + cento, hundred (from Latin centum; see dek&mlowring; in Indo-European roots).
- The fourteenth century AD; particularly, the style of Italian art associated with the 1300s
From Italian trecento