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Venetia

Syllabification: Ve·ne·ti·a
Pronunciation: /vəˈnēSHə
 
/

Definition of Venetia in English:

A region in northeastern Italy; capital, Venice. Italian name Veneto.

Origin

named after the Veneti, the pre-Roman inhabitants of the region.

Words that rhyme with Venetia

Lucretia, magnesia, Rhodesia

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