[pou-lee; Italian pah-aw-lee]


Pasquale di,1725–1807, Corsican military leader, statesman, and patriot. Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

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Historical Examples of paoli

  • This is enjoying the fruit of my labours, and appearing like the friend of Paoli.'

    James Boswell

    William Keith Leask

  • Things had gone hard with Paoli since Boswell had been in the island.

    James Boswell

    William Keith Leask

  • The Saracen's Head, which had welcomed Paoli before now, received the travellers.

    James Boswell

    William Keith Leask

  • I owed fifteen paoli to the inn-keeper and four to the surgeon.

    The Memoires of Casanova, Complete

    Jacques Casanova de Seingalt

  • Paoli came, that grim and bloody surprise at the dead of night.

    The Tory Maid

    Herbert Baird Stimpson