Definition of pifferaro in English:

pifferaro

noun

  • A person who plays the piffero.

Origin

Mid 19th century; earliest use found in Sydney Morgan (bap. 1783, d. 1859), novelist and socialite. From Italian regional pifferaro (Italian pifferaio), although this is apparently first attested slightly later from Italian piffero + -aro (from classical Latin -ārius).

Pronunciation

pifferaro

/ˌpɪfəˈrɑːrəʊ/