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As·si·si

 (ə-sē′zē, -sē, ə-sĭs′ē)
A town of central Italy east-southeast of Perugia. Saint Francis of Assisi was born here c. 1182 and died here in 1226. The town is a religious and tourist center.

Assisi

(Italian asˈsiːzi)
n
(Placename) a town in central Italy, in Umbria: birthplace of St Francis, who founded the Franciscan religious order here in 1208. Pop: 25 304 (2001)

As•si•si

(əˈsi zi)

n.
a town in E Umbria, in central Italy: birthplace of St. Francis of Assisi. 24,002.
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Assisi

[əˈsiːzɪ] NAsís m
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