Placido


Placido

Placido may refer to any of the following:

People

"Placido" is a traditional Spaniard clan name and it is now a common given name and a less common surname.

It is also a fairly common surname in Southern Italy.

As a surname

*Michele Placido, an internationally known Italian actor and director
*General Placido Vega y Daza, a famous 19th century mexican lander
*Mike De Placido, an English footballer

As a given name

*Placido Costanzi, Italian painter
*Placido Domingo, world-famous Spanish operatic tenor
*Placido Falconio, aka "Falconi", a 16th century Italian composer
*Placido Puccinelli, a 17th century Cassinese monk, historian and scholar
*Placido Columbani, an 18th century Italian architectural designer, who worked chiefly in England
*Giacinto Placido Zurla, a 19th century Italian clergyman, who was Cardinal Vicar of Rome and writer on medieval geography
*Plácido Polanco, a Dominican [Major League Baseball player
*Plácido Flamingo, an opera-singing flamingo on Sesame Street, mainly appearing in the 1980s
*Placido, Tonkawa Chief last major Chief of the Tonkawa Indians
*Plácido Rodriguez, a Mexican-born priest and current bishop of Lubbock, Texas

Places

*Plácido de Castro, a municipality located in the east of the Brazilian state of Acre
*Plácido Aderaldo Castelo, a stadium located in Fortaleza, Ceará, Brazil


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  • Placido — oder Plácido ist der Vorname folgender Personen: Plácido Domingo (José Plácido Domingo Embil; * 1941), spanischer Opernsänger (Tenor) Placido Rizzotto (1914–1948), italienischer Gewerkschaftsführer Placido Saltamacchia (dok. 1595–1616), Historien …   Deutsch Wikipedia

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  • Plácido — est un film espagnol de Luis García Berlanga réalisé en 1961. Sommaire 1 Synopsis 2 Fiche technique 3 Distribution 4 Liens externes …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Placido — (Foce,Италия) Категория отеля: Адрес: 05022 Foce, Италия Описание …   Каталог отелей

  • Placido — m Italian, Spanish, and Portuguese: from the Late Latin name Placidus ‘untroubled’. This name was commonly borne by early Christians, to express their serenity in the faith, and there are several minor saints so called …   First names dictionary

  • placido — / platʃido/ agg. [dal lat. placĭdus tranquillo , der. di placēre piacere ]. 1. [che manifesta tranquillità d animo, assenza di preoccupazioni e di forti emozioni: un bambino p. ] ▶◀ calmo, olimpico, pacato, (fam.) pacioso, quieto, tranquillo.… …   Enciclopedia Italiana

  • plácido — plácido, da adjetivo tranquilo, sosegado, quieto, manso, grato, placentero, apacible, beatífico. * * * Sinónimos: ■ apacible …   Diccionario de sinónimos y antónimos

  • Placido —    Comédie de Luis García Berlanga, avec Casto Sendra Cassen, José Luis López Vázquez.   Pays: Espagne   Date de sortie: 1962   Technique: noir et blanc   Durée: 1 h 29    Résumé    Un industriel organise une grande campagne sur le thème: «Ayez… …   Dictionnaire mondial des Films

  • plácido — adj. 1. Quieto, sossegado. 2. Tranquilo. 3. Manso, sereno. 4. Brando, pacífico.   ‣ Etimologia: latim placidus, a, um, calmo, tranquilo, brando …   Dicionário da Língua Portuguesa

  • plácido — plácido, da (Del lat. placĭdus). 1. adj. Quieto, sosegado y sin perturbación. 2. Grato, apacible …   Diccionario de la lengua española