feminine noun (‘villa):
1. Italian for a house.
masculine noun (‘vwoto):
1. Italian for void, emptiness, nothingness... the source of creativity.
2. architecturally, before form, first there is space: defining, enveloping, balancing, clearing, silencing.
3. an old Taoist doctrine states that being originates in nonbeing: space is sacrificed, consumed by ten thousand forms.