Sardinia (Italy)


Sardinia (Italy)
Sardinia (Italy)
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  • Italy — /it l ee/, n. a republic in S Europe, comprising a peninsula S of the Alps, and Sicily, Sardinia, Elba, and other smaller islands: a kingdom 1870 1946. 57,534,088; 116,294 sq. mi. (301,200 sq. km). Cap.: Rome. Italian, Italia. * * * Italy… …   Universalium

  • Sardinia Project — The Sardinia Project ( Progetto Sardegna , PS) was a progressive regionalist political party active in Sardinia, Italy. It was founded in 2003 and was led by Renato Soru, President of Sardinia. It is part of the The Union coalition.In the last… …   Wikipedia

  • Italy — • In ancient times Italy had several other names: it was called Saturnia, in honour of Saturn; Enotria, wine producing land; Ausonia, land of the Ausonians; Hesperia, land to the west (of Greece); Tyrrhenia, etc. The name Italy, which seems to… …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • Sardinia — • The second largest Italian island in the Mediterranean Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Sardinia     Sardinia     † …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • SARDINIA — SARDINIA, Mediterranean island belonging to Italy. The first authentic information regarding Jews in Sardinia is that in 19 C.E. Emperor Tiberius deported 4,000 Jewish youths to the island because a Roman Jew had defrauded a proselyte named… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • Sardinia Express — Type Navire à grande vitesse Histoire Lancement 1996 Mise en service 1996 Statut En service Caractéristiques techniques Longueur 103 m Maît …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Sardinia Express (NGV) — Sardinia Express Sardinia Express Type : Navire à grande vitesse Histoire Lancement : 1996 …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Italy–United States relations — Italy United States relations are bilateral relations between Italy and the United States. The United States has had diplomatic representation in the nation of Italy and its predecessor nation, the Kingdom of Sardinia, since 1840, with a break in …   Wikipedia

  • Italy — [it′ l ē] [L Italia, altered, prob. by Greeks living in S Italy < earlier (prob. Oscan) Víteliú; orig. used only of the SW point of the peninsula] country in S Europe, mostly on a peninsula extending into the Mediterranean & including Sicily,… …   English World dictionary

  • Sardinia — [sär din′ē ə, särdin′yə] [L < Gr Sardō] 1. Italian island in the Mediterranean, south of Corsica: 9,194 sq mi (23,812 sq km) 2. region of Italy, comprising this island & small nearby islands: 9,301 sq mi (24,089 sq km); pop. 1,648,000; cap.… …   English World dictionary


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