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Siena

Syllabification: Sie·na
Pronunciation: /sēˈenə
 
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Definition of Siena in English:

A city in west central Italy, in Tuscany; population 54,159 (2008). In the 13th and 14th centuries, it was the center of a flourishing school of art.

Derivatives

Sienese

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Pronunciation: /ˌsēəˈnēz, -ˈnēs/
adjective& noun
Example sentences
  • An hour later, Phyllis emerged blinking into the glare of a Sienese afternoon carrying a beautifully presented box, extravagantly and expertly tied with cellophane bows.
  • Home to many famous Sienese families over the centuries, the castello opened its doors to the public in 2001.
  • Pisanello harks back to a Sienese rather than to a Florentine tradition.

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