[moo-rah-noh; Italian moo-rah-naw]


an island suburb of Venice: cathedral; noted for Venetian glass manufacture. Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

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  • And Murano is not what it was in the golden days of my ancestors.

    The Story of Glass

    Sara Ware Bassett

  • And it was thus that your great-great-great-great-great-grandfather was driven to Murano, was it?

    The Story of Glass

    Sara Ware Bassett

  • Such work is executed in Birmingham quite as well as in Murano.


    Dorothy Menpes

  • The city of Murano has dwindled from thirty to five thousand in population.

    Venetian Life

    William Dean Howells

  • After dinner we went to see the glass manufactory at Murano.