Two Sicilies
geographical name former kingdom consisting of Sicily & S Italy

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Two Sicilies — [sis′ə lēz΄] a former kingdom including Naples (with lower Italy) and Sicily: united with the Kingdom of Italy in 1861 …   English World dictionary

  • Two Sicilies — /tu ˈsɪsəliz/ (say tooh sisuhleez) plural noun the the Two → Sicilies …   Australian English dictionary

  • Two Sicilies — Two′ Sic′ilies n. geg why a former kingdom in Sicily and S Italy that existed intermittently from 1130 to 1861 …   From formal English to slang

  • Two Sicilies — a former kingdom in Sicily and S Italy that existed intermittently from 1130 to 1861. * * * …   Universalium

  • Two Sicilies — a former kingdom in Sicily and S Italy that existed intermittently from 1130 to 1861 …   Useful english dictionary

  • Two Sicilies (disambiguation) — Two Sicilies may refer to :*mostly commonly means the Kingdom of the Two Sicilies, a historic country. *a title of the House of Bourbon *Two Sicilies independence movement *A translation of the geografical expression Utriusque Siciliae , [Two… …   Wikipedia

  • Two Sicilies independence movement — The Two Sicilies independence movement sometimes called the Neo Bourbon movement, are names used to refer to a secession movement which supports reinstating the historic Kingdom of Two Sicilies which was conquered and forced to become part of the …   Wikipedia

  • Two Sicilies, Kingdom of the — Former kingdom, Italy. It united the southern part of the Italian peninsula with the island of Sicily. The region was conquered by the Normans in the 11th century; the two areas were divided in 1282 between the Angevin (French) dynasty on the… …   Universalium

  • Two Sicilies piastra — The piastra was the currency of the Two Sicilies between 1815 and 1860. It was subdivided into 120 grana (singular: grano ), each of 2 tornesi (singular: tornese ). Accounts were kept in ducato , worth 100 grana [… …   Wikipedia

  • Kingdom of the Two Sicilies — For other uses, see Two Sicilies (disambiguation). Kingdom of the Two Sicilies Regno delle Due Sicilie (it) Regno d’’e Doje Sicilie (nap) Regnu dî Dui Sicili (scn) …   Wikipedia

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