Siennese

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • a Siennese Of or pertaining to Sienna, a city of Italy.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n siennese An occasional spelling of Sienese.
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Usage

In literature:

I am a Siennese, thanks to the Virgin.
"The Cloister and the Hearth" by Charles Reade
The pope and the Florentines, and with them the Siennese and other minor powers, acceded to it within the time.
"History Of Florence And Of The Affairs Of Italy" by Niccolo Machiavelli
Fortunately, he was sent to preach Lenten sermons at San Gimignano, the "City of the Grey Towers" in the Siennese hills.
"The World's Greatest Books, Vol X" by Various
All the stories one has ever heard of sweetness in language and delicacy in pronunciation, fall short of Siennese converse.
"Observations and Reflections Made in the Course of a Journey through France, Italy, and Germany, Vol. I" by Hester Lynch Piozzi
SIENNESE SCHOOL: The art teachings and traditions of the past seemed deeper rooted at Sienna than at Florence.
"A Text-Book of the History of Painting" by John C. Van Dyke
I am a Siennese, thanks to the Virgin.
"The Cloister and the Hearth" by Charles Reade
Bologhino, or rather Bolgarino, Bartolommeo, a Siennese, scholar of Pietro Laurati.
"The History of Painting in Italy, Volume VI (of 6)" by Luigi Antonio Lanzi
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