[ ber-nee-nuh; Italian ber-nee-nah ]
/ bərˈni nə; Italian bɛrˈni nɑ /
a mountain in SE Switzerland, in the Rhaetian Alps. 13,295 feet (4,050 meters).
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How to use Bernina in a sentence
Singer is the name most synonymous with American sewing machines, but others dependable brands to look out for are Brother, Juki, Bernina, and Janome.
The country immediately east of the Bernina is an unknown land.
Caspoggio is a hamlet perched high on a green hillside in Val Malenco, at the back of the Bernina.
Even to climbers this western wing of the Bernina has remained little known.
This mighty outlier was the one object which riveted our eyes, quite eclipsing the more distant glories of the Bernina.
An example of this kind occurs near the Bernina Gasthaus, about two hours from Pontresina.
British Dictionary definitions for Bernina
/ (bəˈniːnə, Italian berˈnina) /
Piz Bernina a mountain in SE Switzerland, the highest peak of the Bernina Alps in the S Rhaetian Alps. Height: 4049 m (13 284 ft)
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