noun Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Examples from the Web for colonna

Historical Examples of colonna

  • Three proctors appeared for Dr. Huss before cardinal Colonna.

  • He went to Genazzano and joined the Colonna, who were in the pay of France.

    Lucretia Borgia

    Ferdinand Gregorovius

  • With the help of the Colonna, who conducted him to Marino, he reached Ferrara in disguise.

    Lucretia Borgia

    Ferdinand Gregorovius

  • All agree that she was beautiful, but Colonna had not made her his duchess.

    Romance of Roman Villas

    Elizabeth W. (Elizbeth Williams) Champney

  • “And anything else by which you may turn a colonna,” muttered the Greek.