British Dictionary definitions for bembo (2 of 2)
Word Origin for Bembo
Examples from the Web for bembo
But she triumphed over the temptation, and in Bembo's words proved herself vincitrice di se stessa.Renaissance in Italy: Italian Literature|John Addington Symonds
This last remark of Bembo reveals to us something of Ochino's way of life at that time.
Having completed his academical studies in 1498, Bembo joined his father at the brilliant Court of the Estensi.Renaissance in Italy, Volume 2 (of 7)|John Addington Symonds
The famous Cardinal Bembo and other literati made the island their retreat, and beautified it with gardens and fountains.Venetian Life|William Dean Howells
It bears resemblance in some of its details to palaces of the Bembo family in Venice.The Shores of the Adriatic|F. Hamilton Jackson
Word Origin and History for bembo
type face, 1930; the type was cut in 1929 based on one used in 15c. by Aldus Manutius in an edition of a work by Pietro Bembo.