adjective or noun see Palermo

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  • palermitan — pa·ler·mi·tan …   English syllables

  • palermitan — I. pəˈlərmətən, ler adjective Usage: usually capitalized Etymology: Italian palermitano, modification (influenced by Palermo Palermo) of Latin panormitanus, from Greek panormitēs inhabitant of Palermo (from Panormos Palermo + itēs ite) + Latin… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Palermo — Palermitan /peuh lerr mi tn, lair /, adj., n. /peuh lerr moh, lair /; It. /pah lerdd maw/, n. a seaport in and the capital of Sicily, in the NW part. 675,501. * * * ancient Panormus City (pop., 2001: 686,722), seaport, and capital of Sicily.… …   Universalium

  • History of U.S. Città di Palermo — U.S. Città di Palermo, the top football club in Sicily and among the major ones in the Italian Serie A, has a long history, which spans from its foundation in 1898 to the most recent successes.The club was refounded a number of times, more… …   Wikipedia

  • F.C. Messina Peloro — Infobox Football club clubname = Messina fullname = Football Club Messina Peloro SRL nickname = Peloritani (Peloritans) Giallorossi (Yellow red) founded = 1900 1972 (reformed) 1997 (F.C. Messina Peloro) ground = Stadio San Filippo, Messina, Italy …   Wikipedia

  • Antonio Beccadelli — (1394 ndash; 1471), called Il Panormita (poetic form meaning The Palermitan ), was an Italian poet, canon lawyer, scholar, diplomat, and chronicler. He generally wrote in Latin. Born in Palermo, he was the eldest son of the merchant Enrico di… …   Wikipedia

  • History of F.C. Messina Peloro — F.C. Messina Peloro are the top football club in Messina and among the major ones in Sicily. The club s history begun in 1900, when the club was founded under the denomination of Messina Football Club, and spanned until the most recent successes …   Wikipedia

  • A.C.R. Messina — Messina [1] Full name Associazione Calcio Rinascita Messina S.r.l. Nickname(s) Giallorossi (Yellow red) Founded 1900 (Messina F.C.) 1947 (A.C. Riunite Messi …   Wikipedia

  • Palermo — or ancient Panormus or Panhormus geographical name city & port Italy capital of Sicily population 697,162 • Palermitan adjective or noun …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Mafia — The Mafia (also known as Cosa Nostra) is a Sicilian criminal secret society which is believed to have first developed in the mid 19th century in Sicily. An offshoot emerged on the East Coast of the United States and in Australia [… …   Wikipedia

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