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Forlì

[fawr-lee]
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noun
  1. a city in N Italy, SE of Bologna.
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Examples from the Web for forli

Historical Examples

  • The Florentines exerted themselves to save Forli from the fate that threatened it.

    The Life of Cesare Borgia

    Raphael Sabatini

  • January 14th news reached the Vatican that Cæsar had taken the castle of Forli.

    Lucretia Borgia

    Ferdinand Gregorovius

  • These frames were painted by one of Melozzo da Forli's workmen.

    The Care of Books

    John Willis Clark

  • He had complied with the request, and had since received no communication from Professor Forli.

  • How could she be otherwise, as the daughter of Forli and the wife of my brave comrade?


British Dictionary definitions for forli

Forlì

noun
  1. a city in N Italy, in Emilia-Romagna. Pop: 108 335 (2001)Ancient name: Forum Livii (ˈlɪvɪaɪ)
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