Examples from the Web for italy
Contemporary Examples of italy
We do see that a few European countries have them on the books: Germany, Poland, Italy, Ireland, a couple more.In Defense of Blasphemy
January 9, 2015
From there we took the train to Nice, France, but the French border control caught us and sent us back to Italy.
In 2014, 170,000 people came to Italy from places like Eritrea and Syria.
Undeterred by the snub in November, and denied a visa to Italy, Agca made plans for clandestine travel to Vatican City.
The would-be pope killer loves to be in front of the cameras, and the press in Italy is happy to oblige.
Historical Examples of italy
Besides visiting Italy he explored Sicily, and kept a journal of his tour.
It was unfortunate as to time, owing to the condition of affairs in Italy.
Handel declined the invitation, but resolved to go to Italy as soon as he could do so "on his own bottom."Handel
Edward J. Dent
And after that we undertook another little campaign in Italy.The Boy Life of Napoleon
My cousin Morden is the other—he is in Italy, and very probably may be set against me too.Clarissa, Volume 2 (of 9)
from Latin Italia, from Greek Italia, perhaps from an alteration of Oscan Viteliu "Italy," but originally only the southwestern point of the peninsula, traditionally from Vitali, name of a tribe that settled in Calabria, whose name is perhaps somehow connected with Latin vitulus "calf," or perhaps the country name is directly from vitulus as "land of cattle," or it might be from an Illyrian word, or an ancient or legendary ruler Italus.
Republic in southern Europe, jutting into the Mediterranean Sea as a boot-shaped peninsula, surrounded on the east, south, and west by arms of the Mediterranean, and bordered to the northwest by France, to the north by Switzerland and Austria, and to the northeast by Yugoslavia. The country includes the large islands of Sicily and Sardinia, as well as many smaller islands, such as Capri. Its capital and largest city is Rome.