agata

[ag-uh-tuh]

Origin of agata

< Italian: agate < Latin achātēs
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Examples from the Web for agata

Historical Examples of agata

  • Agata, and subsequently the walls were raised and the church was groined.

  • Agata in Suburra, through the courtyard of which we enter the Church of Sta.

    Walks in Rome

    Augustus J.C. Hare

  • Agata carrying her breasts—showing the manner in which she suffered.

    Walks in Rome

    Augustus J.C. Hare

  • Agata is another church which still has its old campanile intact, with round-arched windows, very simple and not large.

  • The term kuni was employed to designate an area bounded by mountains or rivers, whereas the agata had no such geographical limits.

    Japan

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