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 (fyo͞o′mā, -mĕ)
See Rijeka.
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(Placename) the Italian name for Rijeka
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(riˈɛk ə, -ˈyɛk ɑ)

a seaport in W Croatia, on the Adriatic. 193,044.
Italian, Fiume.
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" Elaine was presented with her prizes by store manager at Boots High Street, Heather Knaggs, including:| A makeover for Elaine and a guest from Boots' beauty team at either the No7, Lancome or Benefit counters, and a 30ml fragrance of her choice | A full body massage with hot stones therapy from Beauty by Shana | A Vitality bracelet from Pegasus Equestrian Jewellery | A gift voucher from Carol Craig Ladies' fashion and kids' toys | A beautiful floral bouquet from M&S | A delicious meal for two at Pizzeria Il Fiume.
Participating venues include Sohe, Spy Bar and 97 & Social in Jesmond, Jalou in Newcastle city centre and River Bar and Fiume in Washington.
5 February 2016 - Frank Fiume, founder and chairman of US-based i9 Sports, a youth sports league franchise, has sold his company to his employee, Fiume said.
arditismo, armonia, Gabriele d'Annunzio, Fiume, Carnaro, Gian Francesco Malipiero, Filippo Tommaso Marinetti, Giuseppe Mazzini, Arturo Toscanini, popolo
Proprio tali testimonianze, talvolta assimilabili a vere e proprie varianti di questo frammento o quantomeno ad allusioni a esso, assai numerose nella tradizione platonico-aristotelica, hanno infatti particolarmente contribuito alla fortuna della metafora eraclitea del fiume e delle sue correnti (10).
In 1919, d'Annunzio led a band of Italian mutineers into the Croatian harbour city of Fiume, unilaterally declared the city's independence (it had been part of the Austro-Hungarian empire, which had not survived the war) and installed himself as dictator.
The Ristorante Fiume and River Bar on Bonemill Lane, Washington, is being marketed by Christie and Co.
Ciccarelli tried to flee the scene but was arrested for the murder of Anna Fiume, 52, after admitting to the police that he had kicked and beaten his mother to death in a fit of rage in the early hours of the morning.
Integrated processes were implemented, training on our Ritzman brand of supplements was provided, and the stores received a fresh look with paint and signage," says vice president of retail operations Jon Fiume.
Five years later, he brought the salute into the real world after he led 2,000 nationalists into Fiume when it was about to be handed over to the WWI Allies.
Formerly of Clinton, she is the daughter of Elia and Frances (Siok) Chivruk, and is survived by her older sister Gladys Howe of Worcester, Mass.; her younger brother Edward Chivruk, also of Worcester, Mass.; her son and daughter-in-law, Richard and Kara Novia of Woodbury; Conn.; her four grandchildren, Stacia Lynn Novia-Thorn, Anthony Joseph Novia, Jennifer Marie (Novia) Fiume and Kaitlyn Marie Novia; and her four great-grandchildren Dylan Thorn, Aidan Novia, Ethan Novia and Addison Fiume.