bay golfo di napoli

Naples

[ney-puhlz]
noun
1.
Italian Napoli. a seaport in SW Italy.
2.
Italian Golfo di Napoli [gawl-faw dee nah-paw-lee] . a bay in SW Italy: Naples located here. 22 miles (35 km) long.
3.
a town in S Florida.
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source Link To bay golfo di napoli
Collins
World English Dictionary
Naples (ˈneɪpəlz)
 
n
1.  Ancient name: Neapolis, Italian name: Napoli a port in SW Italy, capital of Campania region, on the Bay of Naples: the third largest city in the country; founded by Greeks in the 6th century bc; incorporated into the Kingdom of the Two Sicilies in 1140 and its capital (1282--1503); university (1224). Pop: 1 004 500 (2001)Related: Neapolitan
2.  Bay of Naples an inlet of the Tyrrhenian Sea in the SW coast of Italy
 
Related: Neapolitan

Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 10th Edition
2009 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins
Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009
Cite This Source
American Heritage
Cultural Dictionary

Naples definition


City in southwestern Italy; a major seaport and commercial, industrial, and tourist center.

The American Heritage® New Dictionary of Cultural Literacy, Third Edition
Copyright © 2005 by Houghton Mifflin Company.
Published by Houghton Mifflin Company. All rights reserved.
Cite This Source
Copyright © 2014 Dictionary.com, LLC. All rights reserved.
  • Please Login or Sign Up to use the Recent Searches feature