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Etruria Syllabification: E·tru·ri·a
Pronunciation: /əˈtro͝orēə/

Definition of Etruria in English:

An ancient region in western Italy, between the Arno and Tiber rivers, corresponding approximately to modern Tuscany and parts of Umbria. It was the center of the Etruscan civilization.

Derivatives

Etrurian

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Pronunciation: /əˈtro͝orēən/
noun& adjective
Example sentences
  • Nothing, perhaps, proclaims the degree of civilization attained by the ancient Etrurians more plainly than the exquisite perfection which is observed in the specimens of art found in their tumuli.
  • The Etrurian force was typical of the Etrurian Civilization, it was made almost entirely of infantry armed with large wood-shafted, bronze-tipped spears, large ovular wooden shields, hemispherical bronze helmets, and only a small bronze breast plate for body armor.

Words that rhyme with Etruria

Liguria, Manchuria, Surya

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