Definition of Prix de Rome in English:

Prix de Rome

Line breaks: Prix de Rome
Pronunciation: /ˌpriː də ˈrəʊm, pʀi də ʀɔm/

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A prize awarded annually by the French government in a competition for artists, sculptors, architects, and musicians.


French, literally 'prize of Rome', because the winner of the first prize in each category was funded for a period of study in Rome.

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