Calabria
geographical name 1. district of ancient Italy comprising area forming heel of the Italian Peninsula; now the S part of Puglia 2. (or Italian Le Calabrie) (or ancient Bruttium) region S Italy occupying toe of the Italian Peninsula capital Catanzaro area 5822 square miles (15,079 square kilometers), population 2,152,539 • Calabrian adjective or noun

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  • Calabria — [kə lā′brē ə; ] It [ kä lä′bryä] 1. region occupying the southernmost part of the peninsula of Italy, opposite Sicily: 5,822 sq mi (15,079 sq km); pop. 2,070,000 2. former region (until 11th cent.) constituting what is now S Apulia, in SE Italy… …   English World dictionary

  • Calabria — Infobox Region of Italy name = Calabria fullname = Regione Calabria isocode = | capital = Catanzaro status = Region governor = Agazio Loiero ( Democratic Party ) zone = Southern Italy province = 5 municipality = 409 arearank = 10th area = 15,081… …   Wikipedia

  • Calabria — Calabrian, n., adj. /keuh lay bree euh/; It. /kah lah brddyah/, n. 1. a region in S Italy. 2,048,901. 5828 sq. mi. (15,100 sq. km). Cap.: Reggio Calabria. 2. an ancient district at the extreme SE part of the Italian peninsula. * * * Region (pop …   Universalium

  • Calabria — Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom. Calabria est le nom italien de la région de Calabre en Italie méridionale. Calabria est un patronyme (cf. Calabria (patronyme)  ) …   Wikipédia en Français

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