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  1. Also Venetia. Also called Ve·ne·to [ve-ne-taw] /ˈvɛ nɛ tɔ/. a region in NE Italy. 7095 sq. mi. (18,375 sq. km).
  2. Italian name of Venice.
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Examples from the Web for venezia

Historical Examples of venezia

  • For Athena from her Parthenon stretches the hand to Venezia enthroned in the ducal palace.

    Renaissance in Italy Vol. 3

    John Addington Symonds

  • The Italian had named his restaurant The Venezia in honor of his native city.

  • Half-a-dozen strokes of the oar brought them in among the tall, shielding posts, close alongside the steps of the Venezia.

    A Venetian June

    Anna Fuller

  • Verona, Vicenza and Padua were the capitals of three of the eight ancient provinces of Venezia.

  • It loses considerably by transportation; it were decidedly more effective at the base of Monte Berico in Venezia.

British Dictionary definitions for venezia


  1. the Italian name for Venice
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