- a province in SE Italy.
- a city in and the capital of this province.
- a city in SE Sicily.
- Italian name of Dubrovnik.
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Examples from the Web for ragusa
Ragusa is of especial interest on account of its remarkable history.
At Ragusa, on the nights of the sortie, it was at Fœdora's that they sought you.
All Ragusa, though it has an Italian varnish, is Slavonic at heart.
Its starting-point will be, not Ragusa itself but its port of Gravosa.
At Ragusa men are allowed to speak their own tongue in which they were born.
- an industrial town in SE Sicily. Pop: 68 956 (2001)
- the Italian name (until 1918) for Dubrovnik
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