[ loo-key-nee-uh ]
/ luˈkeɪ ni ə /
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an ancient region in S Italy, NW of the Gulf of Taranto.
a modern region in S Italy, comprising most of the ancient region. 3,856 sq. mi. (9,985 sq. km).
Mount, a mountain in the SW Yukon Territory, Canada, in the St. Elias Mountains. 17,147 feet (5,226 meters).
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Italian Ba·si·li·ca·ta [bah-zee-lee-kah-tah] /bɑˌzi liˈkɑ tɑ/ (for defs. 1, 2).
Words nearby Lucania
lubricous, lubritorium, Lubumbashi, Lubyanka, Lucan, Lucania, lucarne, Lucas, Lucas van Leyden, Lucca, luce
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How to use Lucania in a sentence
Practically, the Lucania is a ship without a deck; and the deck is to the ship what the face is to the human being.America To-day, Observations and Reflections|William Archer
An unlucky prodigy occurred to Gracchus, while sacrificing, previous to his departure from Lucania.The History of Rome; Books Nine to Twenty-Six|Titus Livius
Busy as he also always is, he yet found time to call at the "Lucania," and to tell more than one of his good stories.
We reached St. Louis in the early morning hour, after a pleasant night's rest on our good car "Lucania."
Lucania, Province of, Eusebius is recommended to take holiday in, iv.The Letters of Cassiodorus|Cassiodorus (AKA Magnus Aurelius Cassiodorus Senator)
British Dictionary definitions for Lucania
/ (luːˈkeɪnɪə) /
the Latin name for Basilicata
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