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Line breaks: Cam|pa¦nia
Pronunciation: /kamˈpeɪnɪə
, -ˈpanjə/

Definition of Campania in English:



noun& adjective
Example sentences
  • In this classic Campanian snack, rough country bread would be used.
  • There isn't a best pizza argument in town without mention of this well-loved Campanian spot in the Marina.
  • The first war was sparked by an incident involving Messina in Sicily, then held by Campanian mercenaries, calling themselves the ‘Mamertini’ or ‘Men of Mamers’, their equivalent of Mars.

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