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[vuh-loh-nuh; Italian vah-law-nah]
  1. Italian name of Vlorë.
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Examples from the Web for valona

Historical Examples of valona

  • There is really no need for the Italians to demand Valona or Saseno, the island which lies in front of it.

    The Birth of Yugoslavia, Volume 2

    Henry Baerlein

  • Some of these supplies had come direct from Italy, while others had been seized from the Italians near Valona.

  • "You will leave Valona early to-morrow morning," he said, after a short conference with his Chief of Staff.

  • Valona isn't a particularly healthy place to live in, I gather?

  • He did not think that the step would lead to complications, and described the condition of the people at Valona as very miserable.

British Dictionary definitions for valona


  1. another name for Vlorë
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