bagnio vs bathhouse what difference

what is difference between bagnio and bathhouse

English

Etymology

From Italian bagno, from Latin balneum (bath). Doublet of bain.

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈbænɪɔ/

Noun

bagnio (plural bagnios)

  1. A brothel.
  2. (obsolete) A building for bathing, sweating.
  3. (obsolete) In Turkey, a prison for slaves.

Anagrams

  • Gabino, gabion


English

Etymology

From Middle English bathhous, bathous, from Old English bæþhūs (bathhouse), equivalent to bath +‎ house. Cognate with Dutch badhuis (bathhouse), German Badehaus (bathhouse), Danish badehus (bathhouse), Swedish badhus (bathhouse).

Noun

bathhouse (plural bathhouses)

  1. A building with baths for communal use.
  2. A building where swimmers can change clothes.
  3. A business with bath-like facilities, which chiefly serves as a place for sexual encounters, especially among men.

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