San Marino


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San Marino

San Ma·ri·no

 (săn mə-rē′nō)
A country in the Apennines near the Adriatic Sea. It is surrounded by Italy and is the world's smallest republic. Founded, according to tradition, in the fourth century ad, San Marino was recognized by the papacy in 1631 and has maintained its independence, with a few brief interruptions, ever since. It signed a treaty of friendship with Italy in 1862, was allied with Italy in World Wars I and II, and was bombed by the Allied forces in 1944. The town of San Marino is its capital.

San Marino

(ˌsæn məˈriːnəʊ)
n
(Placename) a republic in S central Europe in the Apennines, forming an enclave in Italy: the smallest republic in Europe, according to tradition founded by St Marinus in the 4th century. Official language: Italian. Religion: Roman Catholic majority. Currency: euro. Capital: San Marino. Pop: 32 448 (2013 est). Area: 62 sq km (24 sq miles)

San Ma•ri•no

(ˌsæn məˈri noʊ)
n.
1. a small republic in E Italy. 25,061; 24 sq. mi. (61 sq. km).
2. the capital of this republic. 4363.
San` Mar•i•nese′ (ˌmær əˈniz, -ˈnis) n., adj.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.San Marino - the capital and only city of San MarinoSan Marino - the capital and only city of San Marino
Republic of San Marino, San Marino - the smallest republic in the world; the oldest independent country in Europe (achieved independence in 301); located in the Apennines and completely surrounded by Italy
2.San Marino - the smallest republic in the world; the oldest independent country in Europe (achieved independence in 301); located in the Apennines and completely surrounded by Italy
Italian Peninsula - a boot-shaped peninsula in southern Europe extending into the Mediterranean Sea
capital of San Marino, San Marino - the capital and only city of San Marino
Europe - the 2nd smallest continent (actually a vast peninsula of Eurasia); the British use `Europe' to refer to all of the continent except the British Isles
San Marinese - a native or inhabitant of San Marino
Translations
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サン・マリノサンマリノ
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Keeper Aldo Simoncini was the San Marino hero as he kept Estonia at bay in their Group E clash and helped his side earn only their third ever clean sheet.
England's 5-0 win over San Marino at Wembley on Thursday night was routine stuff, professional and predictable.
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England's Roy Hodgson |is wary of Estonia's threat Estonia are ranked 92nd in the world and, unlike San Marino, their players ply their trade professionally across Europe.
San Marino are ranked 208th in the world - joint bottom alongside Bhutan - and did well to restrict England to just a 5-0 win in the Group E clash at Wembley.
They discussed a wide range of issues of bilateral cooperation, as well as the upcoming visit of the official delegation of San Marino to Kazakhstan set for early October.

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