- an ancient district in NE Italy: later a Roman province bounded by the Alps, the Po River, and the Adriatic Sea.
- Venezia(def 1).
- a female given name.
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Examples from the Web for venetia
Was the Honble: Venetia Birdbrook his wife, or at least the wife of his twin image?
You are bad but you are a lot, lot better140 than your mother—and Venetia.
Venetia had not changed that evening, she was still in her big hat.
Good night,” said Venetia, “after that I have nothing more to say.
Venetia made a noise like the sound emitted by a choking hen.
- the area of ancient Italy between the lower Po valley and the Alps: later a Roman province
- the territorial possessions of the medieval Venetian republic that were at the head of the Adriatic and correspond to the present-day region of Veneto and a large part of Friuli-Venezia Giulia
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