Aquileia

[ ah-kwee-le-yah ]
/ ˌɑ kwiˈlɛ yɑ /

noun

an ancient Roman city at the northern end of the Adriatic: founded in 181 b.c.; destroyed by Attila in a.d. 452.

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Aquileia
/ (ˌækwɪˈliːə) /

noun

a town in NE Italy, at the head of the Adriatic: important Roman centre, founded in 181 bc Pop: 3329 (2001)
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