Piero della Francesca

[ pee-air-oh del-uh fran-ches-kuh, frahn-; Italian pye-raw del-lah frahn-che-skah ]
/ piˈɛər oʊ ˈdɛl ə frænˈtʃɛs kə, frɑn-; Italian ˈpyɛ rɔ ˈdɛl lɑ frɑnˈtʃɛ skɑ /

noun

Piero de' Franceschi, Francesca, Piero della.
Also called Pie·ro.

Definition for piero della francesca (2 of 2)

Francesca

[ fran-ches-kuh, frahn-; Italian frahn-che-skah ]
/ frænˈtʃɛs kə, frɑn-; Italian frɑnˈtʃɛ skɑ /

noun

Pie·ro del·la [pee-air-oh del-uh; Italian pye-raw del-lah] /piˈɛər oʊ ˈdɛl ə; Italian ˈpyɛ rɔ ˈdɛl lɑ/, Piero dei Franceschi, c1420–92, Italian painter.
Also Fran·cis·ca [fran-sis-kuh] /frænˈsɪs kə/. a female given name, form of Frances.
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British Dictionary definitions for piero della francesca (1 of 2)

Piero della Francesca

/ (Italian ˈpjɛːro ˌdɛlla franˈtʃeska) /

noun

?1420–92, Italian painter, noted particularly for his frescoes of the Legend of the True Cross in San Francesco, Arezzo

British Dictionary definitions for piero della francesca (2 of 2)

Francesca

/ (Italian franˈtʃeska) /

noun

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