Origin of tazzaItalian from Arabic ??sa: see tass
Origin of tazzaItalian cup, tazza from Arabic &tlowdot;ašt basin ; see demitasse .
c. 1499-1514 Venetian or Venetian-style glass armorial tazza
(plural tazzas or tazze)
- A shallow saucer-like dish, either mounted on a stem and foot or on a foot alone.
From Italian tazza.