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  1. Italian name of Trent.

Words Nearby Trento Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2023

How to use Trento in a sentence

  • Early in the afternoon of November 4, 1918, the headquarters of this army were established at Trento.

  • Verruca (perhaps Dos Trento), near Trient, description of the fort of, iii.

    The Letters of Cassiodorus | Cassiodorus (AKA Magnus Aurelius Cassiodorus Senator)
  • They had expected in a day or two to shake hands with Medici, who, after some hard fighting, was within a march of Trento.

    The Liberation of Italy | Countess Evelyn Martinengo-Cesaresco
  • The curious isolated rock of Dos Trento is another centre of a splendid view.

  • Florus says that they came by the defiles of Tridentum (Trento).

    Plutarch's Lives, Volume II | Aubrey Stewart & George Long

British Dictionary definitions for Trento


/ (Italian ˈtrɛnto) /

  1. a city in N Italy, in Trentino-Alto Adige region on the Adige River: Roman military base; seat of the Council of Trent (1545-1563). Pop: 104 946 (2001): Latin name: Tridentum German name: Trent

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