Emilia-Romagna


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E·mi·lia-Ro·ma·gna

 (ĕ-mēl′yə-rō-mä′nyä)
A region of northern Italy bordering on the Adriatic Sea. Named for the Aemilian Way, a Roman road laid out in 187 bc that connected Piacenza with Rimini, the area was conquered by the Lombards in the sixth century ad and became part of the kingdom of Italy in 1861.

Emilia-Romagna

(ɪˈmiːlɪərəʊˈmɑːnjə; Italian eˈmiːliaroˈmaɲɲa)
n
(Placename) a region of N central Italy, on the Adriatic: rises from the plains of the Po valley in the north to the Apennines in the south. Capital: Bologna. Pop: 4 030 220 (2003 est). Area: 22 123 sq km (8628 sq miles)

E•mi•lia-Ro•ma•gna

(eɪˈmil yə roʊˈmɑn yə)

n.
a region in N Italy. 3,924,199; 8547 sq. mi. (22,135 sq. km).
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Emilia-Romagna - a region of north central Italy on the Adriatic
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
Bologna - the capital of Emilia-Romagna; located in northern Italy to the east of the Apennines
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Annabel had moved to Italy, running a design practice in Milan and restoring property in rural Emilia-Romagna, famed for its "fast cars and slow food".
Written by gastronome Giancarlo Fre, "Cucina allOpera" takes the reader through the Emilia-Romagna region, where the soul of Italian cuisine lies.
in the Emilia-Romagna region of Italy, and a staple of Michelin-starred restaurants in Europe, the pears promise to bring something new to U.
IT MAY be the birthplace of Ferrari, but Emilia-Romagna is no place for living in the fast lane.
More than eight years in the making, single-batch Gran Lusso vermouth marries the honeyed softness of aged moscato with aromatic herbs, trebbiano white wine Emilia-Romagna, and barbera red from the Piedmont region of Northern Italy to create a 'sweetbitter' taste profile.
More than eight years in the making, single-batch Gran Lusso vermouth marries the honeyed softness of aged moscato with aromatic herbs, trebbiano white wine from Emilia-Romagna, and barbera red from the Piedmont region of Northern Italy to create a 'sweetbitter' taste profile.
8 magnitude earthquake struck the region of Emilia-Romagna on Tuesday.
In Italy, the Emilia-Romagna region was still gripped with fear on Monday, as tremors continued after Sunday's earthquake that killed seven people, injured dozens, left over 4,000 homeless and caused massive damaged.
The Sangiovese di Romagna DOC Superiore, which is from Northern Italy's Emilia-Romagna region, was awarded 'Silver Best in Class' in last year's International Wine and Spirit Competition.
But such networks have already proven profitable elsewhere: They dominate the economy of Emilia-Romagna, in northern Italy, and have a foothold in several other parts of the world, most notably Denmark.
With the advantage of new and improved space, Mattiello plans to recreate the ambience of his Northern Italy hometown, Emilia-Romagna.