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Fano

[fah-naw]
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noun
  1. a town in central Italy, on the Adriatic Sea: cathedral; Roman ruins.
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Historical Examples

  • Joseph Montefiore resided for some time in Rome, also in Fano.

    Diaries of Sir Moses and Lady Montefiore, Volume I

    Sir Moses Montefiore

  • In the distance is Fano itself, and in the far distance the sea.

  • Arabic types were first used for the printing of a book in 1514 at Fano in Italy.

  • At last they saw a distant light, and the guide recognised the inn at Novilara, a mountain town half way between Pesaro and Fano.

    The Romance of Leonardo da Vinci

    Dmitry Sergeyevich Merezhkovsky

  • The old Gothic municipal palace of Fano served as the duke's residence.

    The Romance of Leonardo da Vinci

    Dmitry Sergeyevich Merezhkovsky