Bagn'io noun [ Italian bagno , from Latin balneum . Confer Bain .] 1. A house for bathing, sweating, etc.; -- also, in Turkey, a prison for slaves. [ Obsolete] 2. A brothel; a stew; a house of prostitution.
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• (n.) A house for bathing, sweating, etc.; -- also, in Turkey, a prison for slaves. • (n.) A brothel; a stew; a house of prostitution.
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bagnio, bagnios 1. A brothel. 2. An old term for a prison for slaves in Asian countries. 3. A former term for a public bathhouse in Italy or Turkey. 4. From Italian bagno, 'bath', from Latin balneum, which came from Greek balaneion.
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A Bagnio (from bagno) was originally a bath or bath-house. The term was then used to name the prison for hostages in Istanbul, which was near the bath-house, and thereafter all the slave prisons in the Ottoman Empire and the Barbary regencies. In the Barbary prisons, the hostages of the pirates spe...
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- a building where prostitutes are available
- a building containing public baths
1) Bawdyhouse 2) Bordello 3) Brothel 4) Building 5) Cathouse 6) Edifice 7) House of ill repute 8) House of prostitution 9) Sporting house 10) Whorehouse
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