Italian capital


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Noun1.Italian capital - capital and largest city of ItalyItalian capital - capital and largest city of Italy; on the Tiber; seat of the Roman Catholic Church; formerly the capital of the Roman Republic and the Roman Empire
lustrum - a ceremonial purification of the Roman population every five years following the census
catacomb - an underground tunnel with recesses where bodies were buried (as in ancient Rome)
circus - (antiquity) an open-air stadium for chariot races and gladiatorial games
Amphitheatrum Flavium, Colosseum - a large amphitheater in Rome whose construction was begun by Vespasian about AD 75 or 80
pantheon - (antiquity) a temple to all the gods
Sistine Chapel - the private chapel of the popes in Rome; it was built by and named after Sixtus IV in 1473
toga virilis - (ancient Rome) a toga worn by a youth as a symbol of manhood and citizenship
Seven Hills of Rome - the hills on which the ancient city of Rome was built
Italia, Italian Republic, Italy - a republic in southern Europe on the Italian Peninsula; was the core of the Roman Republic and the Roman Empire between the 4th century BC and the 5th century AD
Lateran - the site in Rome containing the church of Rome and the Lateran Palace
Holy See, State of the Vatican City, The Holy See - the smallest sovereign state in the world; the see of the Pope (as the Bishop of Rome); home of the Pope and the central administration of the Roman Catholic Church; achieved independence from Italy in 1929
Bacchus - (classical mythology) god of wine; equivalent of Dionysus
Roman - a resident of modern Rome
augur, auspex - (ancient Rome) a religious official who interpreted omens to guide public policy
centurion - (ancient Rome) the leader of 100 soldiers
gladiator - (ancient Rome) a professional combatant or a captive who entertained the public by engaging in mortal combat
pontifex - a member of the highest council of priests in ancient Rome
procurator - (ancient Rome) someone employed by the Roman Emperor to manage finance and taxes
sibyl - (ancient Rome) a woman who was regarded as an oracle or prophet
tribune - (ancient Rome) an official elected by the plebeians to protect their interests
Romanic, Roman - of or relating to or derived from Rome (especially ancient Rome); "Roman architecture"; "the old Roman wall"
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About 100 Bulgarian citizens who have stayed in the Italian capital for this reason.
BAGHDAD / National Iraqi News Agency (NINA) - The Defense Ministers of the International Coalition Against Daesh Terrorist Organization launched an anti-terrorist conference in the Italian capital on Tuesday, in the presence of Italian Defense Minister Roberta Benoti and American James Matisse.
The first of the 17 planned consular outreach missions in 2018 was conducted by the Philippine Embassy in Rome in the port city of Livorno, 250 kilometers northwest of the Italian capital, from 03 to 04 February.
Countries must restore their embassies to work from the capital, Tripoli, after their security has been achieved, to work together to support the national reconciliation government and its intensive efforts to achieve security and stability and to work together," IOM Director-General William Lacy Swing said in a speech at the illegal immigration conference held in the Italian capital to combat the disadvantages of illegal immigration .
Ibrahim Ghandur met, Wednesday morning, in the Italian capital the representatives of the Italian companies and businessmen association .
As he toured the facility in the heart of the Italian capital, where he examined day-to-day operations, KUNA's chief was warmly welcomed by Lino Santamaria, the director of a foreign association of journalists based in Rome.
During the meeting in the Italian capital today, Zarif and Gentiloni explored avenues for bolstering and reinvigorating bilateral relations.
She told Bahrain News Agency (BNA) on the sidelines of the function in the Italian capital Rome, that all expatriate communities in Bahrain are living in harmony and peace thanks to the leadership of HM the King and visionary policy to preserve the one-family spirit in the community.
Flights to the Italian capital will operate twice a week, while Verona also returns with twice weekly flights.
local time and was felt as far away as the Italian capital.
It was hotter than Italian capital Rome, with Porthmadog topping the UK temperature charts.
Rahi's fresh position was given today Thursday after meeting at his residence in Rome with the Saudi Ambassador in the Italian Capital, Raed Ben Khalid Al Karamli, whereupon both stressed on the necessity to improve and boost bilateral ties.

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