- Mount, an active volcano in E Sicily. 10,758 feet (3280 meters).
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Historical Examples of etna
San Felice is a large village in the plain at the foot of Etna.
At the end of the narrow street Maurice saw the large bulk of Etna.
Oh, I have met an Englishman who was angry with Etna for being the shape it is.
Empedocles stayed his feet among the groves of Etna to hear it.
She was beginning to be humbler here, face to face with Etna.
- Mount Etna an active volcano in E Sicily: the highest volcano in Europe and the highest peak in Italy south of the Alps. Height: 3323 m (10 902 ft)
Word Origin and History for etna
volcano in Sicily, from Latin Aetna, from an indigenous Sicilian language, *aith-na "the fiery one," from PIE *ai-dh-, from root *ai- "to burn" (see edifice).