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A city of northern Italy southwest of Venice. In the early 13th century the Este family established a powerful principality here and made it a flourishing center of Renaissance learning and the arts.
Ferrara(fəˈrɑːrə; Italian ferˈrara)
(Placename) a city in N Italy, in Emilia–Romagna: a centre of the Renaissance under the House of Este; university (1391). Pop: 130 992 (2001)
a city in N Italy, near the Po River. 143,046.
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|Noun||1.||Ferrara - a city in northern Italy; "in the 13th century Ferrara was a center of Renaissance learning and the arts"|