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 (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.
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(Italian asˈsiːzi)
(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)
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(əˈsi zi)

a town in E Umbria, in central Italy: birthplace of St. Francis of Assisi. 24,002.
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Francis of Assisi in a new dransmigration produced, und he laughed und said he hal never preach to der fishes.
He lives in small hotels in Perugia and Assisi. He stands by the dozen before the Botticellis in Florence, and he sits on all the benches of the Sistine Chapel in Rome.
Roman Catholics celebrate on Sunday, August 11, the life and works of Saint Clare of Assisi (Santa Clara de Asis), the popular patron saint of childless couples and of good weather.
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ROME, March 29 (KUNA) -- King of Jordan Abdullah II will receive the Lamp of Peace Award 2019 on Friday in the Italian city of Assisi for his efforts to promote the values of peace in the world.
The meeting between St Francis of Assisi and Egypt's Sultan Al Kamil Al Ayoubi became the subject of a famous fresco in Assisi, Italy.
Francis of Assisi in the prayerful, lyrical style his readers will recognize.
3 marks the 30th anniversary of Assisi Animal Foundation "saving animals and serving people" in McHenry County as the first no-kill shelter built and opened in 1988.
Summary: Assisi [Italy], July 1 (ANI): Leaders of the world's major religious traditions gathered in Assisi, the home of St.