English to Binisaya - Cebuano Dictionary and Thesaurus.

Dictionary Binisaya to EnglishEnglish to BinisayaSense


italya : italia (n.); italy (n.)
[ Etymology: Spanish: italia: italy ]

Derivatives of italya

n. (location)1. italia, italian republic, italya republic in southern Europe on the Italian Peninsula; was the core of the Roman Republic and the Roman Empire between the 4th century BC and the 5th century AD.
~ cannaeancient city is southeastern Italy where Hannibal defeated the Romans in 216 BC.
~ battle of caporetto, caporettobattle of World War I (1917); Italians were defeated by the Austrian and German forces.
~ battle of lake trasimenus, lake trasimenusa battle in 217 BC in which Hannibal ambushed a Roman army led by Flaminius.
~ battle of magenta, magentaa battle in 1859 in which the French and Sardinian forces under Napoleon III defeated the Austrians under Francis Joseph I.
~ marengoa battle in 1800 in which the French under Napoleon Bonaparte won a great victory over the Austrians.
~ metaurus rivera battle during the second Punic War (207 BC); Hannibal's brother Hasdrubal was defeated by the Romans which ended Hannibal's hopes for success in Italy.
~ battle of ravenna, ravennaa battle between the French and an alliance of Spaniards and Swiss and Venetians in 1512.
~ salernoa battle in World War II; the port was captured by United States troops in September 1943.
~ battle of solferino, solferinoan indecisive battle in 1859 between the French and Sardinians under Napoleon III and the Austrians under Francis Joseph I.
~ battle of trasimeno, trasimenoa battle in central Italy where Hannibal defeated the Romans under Flaminius in 217 BC.
~ appian wayan ancient Roman road in Italy extending south from Rome to Brindisi; begun in 312 BC.
~ flaminian wayan ancient Roman road in Italy built by Gaius Flaminius in 220 BC; extends north from Rome to cisalpine Gaul.
~ spaghetti westerna low-budget Western movie produced by a European (especially an Italian) film company.
~ aloha, ciaoan acknowledgment that can be used to say hello or goodbye (aloha is Hawaiian and ciao is Italian).
~ italianthe Romance language spoken in Italy.
~ grissinoa long slender crusty breadstick.
~ polentaa thick mush made of cornmeal boiled in stock or water.
~ calamari, calamary, squid(Italian cuisine) squid prepared as food.
~ brigate rosse, red brigades, bra Marxist-Leninist terrorist organization that arose out of a student protest movement in the late 1960s; wants to separate Italy from NATO and advocates violence in the service of class warfare and revolution; mostly inactive since 1989.
~ nipr, revolutionary proletarian initiative nuclei, revolutionary proletarian nucleusa clandestine group of leftist extremists who oppose Italy's labor policies and foreign policy; responsible for bombing building in the historic center of Rome from 2000 to 2002.
~ common market, ec, eec, european community, european economic community, european union, eu, european international organization of European countries formed after World War II to reduce trade barriers and increase cooperation among its members.; "he tried to take Britain into the Europen Union"
~ nato, north atlantic treaty organizationan international organization created in 1949 by the North Atlantic Treaty for purposes of collective security.
~ communethe smallest administrative district of several European countries.
~ european country, european nationany one of the countries occupying the European continent.
~ italian peninsulaa boot-shaped peninsula in southern Europe extending into the Mediterranean Sea.
~ pompeiiancient city to the southeast of Naples that was buried by a volcanic eruption from Vesuvius.
~ herculaneumancient city; now destroyed.
~ abruzzi, abruzzi e molisea mountainous region of central Italy on the Adriatic.
~ basilicata, lucaniaa region of southern Italy (forming the instep of the Italian `boot').
~ basilicata, lucaniaa region of southern Italy (forming the instep of the Italian `boot').
~ bolzanoan Italian city in Trentino-Alto Adige near the Austrian border; noted as a resort and for its Alpine scenery.
~ bresciaan ancient Italian city in central Lombardy.
~ calabriaa region of southern Italy (forming the toe of the Italian `boot').
~ calabriaa region of southern Italy (forming the toe of the Italian `boot').
~ campaniaa region of southwestern Italy on the Tyrrhenian Sea including the islands of Capri and Ischia.
~ ferraraa city in northern Italy.; "in the 13th century Ferrara was a center of Renaissance learning and the arts"
~ emilia-romagnaa region of north central Italy on the Adriatic.
~ friuli-venezia giuliaa region in northeastern Italy.
~ latium, lazioan ancient region of west central Italy (southeast of Rome) on the Tyrrhenian Sea.
~ capital of italy, eternal city, italian capital, rome, romacapital and largest city of Italy; on the Tiber; seat of the Roman Catholic Church; formerly the capital of the Roman Republic and the Roman Empire.
~ anzioa town of central Italy on the Tyrrhenian Sea; the Allies established a beachhead at Anzio in World War II.
~ brindisia port city in southeastern Apulia in Italy; a center for the Crusades in the Middle Ages.
~ tibur, tivolia town twenty miles to the east of Rome (Tibur is the ancient name); a summer resort during the Roman empire; noted for its waterfalls.
~ liguriaregion of northwestern Italy on the Ligurian Sea.
~ lombardia, lombardya region of north central Italy bordering Switzerland.
~ marche, marchesa region in central Italy.
~ molisea region of south central Italy.
~ papal statesthe temporal dominions belonging to the pope (especially in central Italy).
~ piemonte, piedmontthe region of northwestern Italy; includes the Po valley.
~ apulia, pugliaa region in southeastern Italy on the Adriatic.
~ sardegna, sardiniathe Italian region on the island of Sardinia; the kingdom of Sardinia was the nucleus for uniting Italy during the 19th century.
~ sicilia, sicilythe Italian region on the island of Sicily.
~ toscana, tuscanya region in central Italy.
~ trentino-alto adigea region of northeastern Italy bordering Austria.
~ umbriaa mountainous region in central Italy.
~ valle d'aostaa region in northwestern Italy.
~ venetia, veneto, venezia-euganeaa region of northeastern Italy on the Adriatic.
~ etruriaan ancient country in central Italy; assimilated by the Romans by about 200 BC.
~ tirol, tyrola picturesque mountainous province of western Austria and northern Italy.
~ rivieraa coastal area between La Spezia in Italy and Cannes in France.; "the Riviera contains some of Europe's most popular resorts"
~ savoya geographical region of historical importance; a former duchy in what is now southwestern France, western Switzerland, and northwestern Italy.
~ mount vesuvius, mt. vesuvius, vesuviusa volcano in southwestern Italy on the Mediterranean coast; a Plinian eruption in 79 AD buried Pompeii and killed Pliny the Elder; last erupted in 1944.
~ adige, river adigea river in northern Italy that flows southeast into the Adriatic Sea.; "Verona is on the Adige"
~ alps, the alpsa large mountain system in south-central Europe; scenic beauty and winter sports make them a popular tourist attraction.
~ apenninesa mountain range extending the length of the Italian peninsula.
~ arno, arno river, river arnoa river in central Italy rising in the Apennines and flowing through Florence and Pisa to the Ligurian Sea.
~ bay of naplesan arm of the Tyrrhenian Sea at Naples.
~ brenner passan Alpine mountain pass connecting Innsbruck in Austria with Bolzano in Italy that has long been a route for trade and for invasions.
~ dolomite alpsan eastern range of the Alps in northeastern Italy famous for their dolomitic limestone.
~ europethe 2nd smallest continent (actually a vast peninsula of Eurasia); the British use `Europe' to refer to all of the continent except the British Isles.
~ matterhorna mountain in the Alps on the border between Switzerland and Italy (14,780 feet high); noted for its distinctive shape.
~ mont blanc, monte biancothe highest mountain peak in the Alps; on the border between France and Italy to the south of Geneva (15,781 feet high).
~ po river, poa European river; flows into the Adriatic Sea.
~ tyrolean alpsa popular tourist area in the Tyrol.
~ italiana native or inhabitant of Italy.
~ sabinea member of an ancient Oscan-speaking people of the central Apennines north of Rome who were conquered and assimilated into the Roman state in 290 BC.
~ al denteof pasta cooked so as to be firm when eaten.