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Colonna

[kuh-loh-nuh] /kəˈloʊ nə/
noun
1.
Cape. Sounion, Cape.
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  • Three proctors appeared for Dr. Huss before cardinal Colonna.

  • He went to Genazzano and joined the Colonna, who were in the pay of France.

    Lucretia Borgia Ferdinand Gregorovius
  • With the help of the Colonna, who conducted him to Marino, he reached Ferrara in disguise.

    Lucretia Borgia Ferdinand Gregorovius
  • All agree that she was beautiful, but Colonna had not made her his duchess.

    Romance of Roman Villas

    Elizabeth W. (Elizbeth Williams) Champney
  • “And anything else by which you may turn a Colonna,” muttered the Greek.

  • The captain of the Colonna returned to his chief with these tidings.

    Rienzi Edward Bulwer Lytton
  • One Colonna cuts me the throat of Orsini's baker—it is for our good!

    Rienzi Edward Bulwer Lytton
  • Another Colonna seizes on the daughter of Orsini's tailor—it is for our good!

    Rienzi Edward Bulwer Lytton
  • Perhaps it was for that reason that he had continued the guest of the Colonna.

    Rienzi Edward Bulwer Lytton
  • What to such an army are the brigands of an Orsini or a Colonna?

    Rienzi Edward Bulwer Lytton

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