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The word 'libero' is Italian. It comes from the Italian word that means free because the libero can switch in and out to play defense without using substitutions.

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What is 'free' when translated from English to Italian?

the word is Libero.

What is the language of origin for the word libero?

The origin of the word is Italian, meaning free. It makes sense when pertaining the to the player in volleyball, because the 'libero' does not have to sub in and out of the game.They are tracked by a separate sheet.

Latin word for freedom?

Libero , pronounced "Lee-bed-oh"

When was Libero De Libero born?

Libero De Libero was born on September 10, 1906, in Fondi, Lazio, Italy.

When did Libero De Libero die?

Libero De Libero died on July 4, 1981, in Rome, Lazio, Italy.

What is a Libero in the sports field?

A Libero is a noun and in the sports field is directed to soccer and to volleyball. In soccer the word refers to a player called "The Sweeper" who protects the goal keeper. In Volleyball the word refers to the player who plays in the back row.

What is the other term for defense specialist in volleyball?

Libero Libero

When was Libero Marchini born?

Libero Marchini was born in 1914.

When did Libero Marchini die?

Libero Marchini died in 2003.

When did Libero Andreotti die?

Libero Andreotti died in 1933.

When was Libero Andreotti born?

Libero Andreotti was born in 1875.

When was Libero Tresoldi born?

Libero Tresoldi was born in 1921.