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[kahl-yuh-ree; Italian kah-lyah-ree] /ˈkɑl yə ri; Italian ˈkɑ lyɑˌri/
[pah-aw-law] /ˈpɑ ɔ lɔ/ (Show IPA),
Veronese, Paolo.
a seaport in S Sardinia. Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2017.
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  • When death overtakes her, it will be as the Princess Cagliari that she leaves this world.

    Manasseh Maurus Jokai
  • Prince Cagliari is carrying out a fiendish scheme against you.

    Manasseh Maurus Jokai
  • He sailed for Cagliari, landed his men, and engaged the enemy on the beach.

  • "But the court is in mourning now, you know," was Cagliari's soothing reminder.

    Manasseh Maurus Jokai
  • Looking back, one sees Cagliari bluff on her rock, rather fine, with the thin edge of the sea's blade curving round.

    Sea and Sardinia D. H. Lawrence
  • The company had established their line, by sea and land, as far as Cagliari.

  • Prince Cagliari made over to you, at the time of your union, one million silver florins.

    Manasseh Maurus Jokai
  • There was one time when I was hunting in the marshes near Cagliari: ah!

    After the Divorce Grazia Deledda
  • While serving as an officer in the Sardinian army he was imprisoned at Cagliari for some trifling offence.

  • So much so that the Cagliari girl orders a glass of Marsala: and I must second her.

    Sea and Sardinia D. H. Lawrence
British Dictionary definitions for Cagliari


/kælˈjɑːrɪ; Italian kaʎˈʎari/
a port in Italy, the capital of Sardinia, on the S coast. Pop: 164 249 (2001)


/Italian kaʎˈʎari/
Paolo (ˈpaːolo) original name of (Paolo) Veronese
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