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Are there Romance parallel descendants to Italian "cicalare" and Romanian "cicăli(re)"?

I am looking for a word in other Romance languages with the same meaning as those verbs in Romanian and Italian. French has a verb "chicaner" (https://fr.wiktionary.org/wiki/chicaner) which ...
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Are there Romance parallel descendants to Italian "cicalare" and Romanian "cicăli(re)"?

I don’t have any particular sources for this, but this is too long for a comment, so it’ll have to go in an answer. My guess (and it is only a guess) would be that Romanian has obtained the word for a ...
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Are there Romance parallel descendants to Italian "cicalare" and Romanian "cicăli(re)"?

Spanish and Portuguese have the word cigarra, which also refers to the insect and ultimately comes from Latin (there is debate whether the Portuguese word is native or replaced its native word with ...
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