Piacenza (Italy)

Piacenza (Italy)
Piacenza (Italy)

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  • Piacenza Calcio — Football club infobox clubname = Piacenza fullname = Piacenza Calcio SpA nickname = Biancorossi (White reds), Papaveri (Poppies), Lupi (Wolves) founded = 1919 ground = Stadio Leonardo Garilli, Piacenza, Italy capacity = 21,608 | chairman =… …   Wikipedia

  • Piacenza Cathedral — Façade and the campanile. Piacenza Cathedral (Italian: Duomo di Piacenza), is a Roman Catholic church in Piacenza, Italy. It was built between 1122 and 1233 and is one of the most valuable examples of a Romanesque cathedral in northern Italy. It… …   Wikipedia

  • Italy — • In ancient times Italy had several other names: it was called Saturnia, in honour of Saturn; Enotria, wine producing land; Ausonia, land of the Ausonians; Hesperia, land to the west (of Greece); Tyrrhenia, etc. The name Italy, which seems to… …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • Piacenza — • Diocese in central Italy Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Piacenza     Piacenza     † C …   Catholic encyclopedia

  • PIACENZA — PIACENZA, city in northern Italy, formerly in the duchy of parma . Jewish moneylenders lived there in the 15th century and were attacked by the friars who condemned usury in their sermons. When monti di pietà were established here and in Parma in …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • Piacenza — [pyä chen′tsä] commune in N Italy, in Emilia Romagna, on the Po River: pop. 102,000 …   English World dictionary

  • Piacenza — Infobox CityIT official name = Comune di Piacenza img coa = Piacenza Stemma.png img coa small = image caption = Francesco Mochi’s 1615 equestrian statue of Ranuccio II Farnese in the city’s main square, Piazza dei cavalli . region =… …   Wikipedia

  • Italy — /it l ee/, n. a republic in S Europe, comprising a peninsula S of the Alps, and Sicily, Sardinia, Elba, and other smaller islands: a kingdom 1870 1946. 57,534,088; 116,294 sq. mi. (301,200 sq. km). Cap.: Rome. Italian, Italia. * * * Italy… …   Universalium

  • Piacenza — /pyah chen tsah/, n. a city in N Italy, on the Po River. 109,302. Ancient, Placentia. * * * ▪ Italy Latin  Placentia,         city, Emilia Romagna regione of northern Italy, on the south bank of the Po River just below the mouth of the Trebbia,… …   Universalium

  • Italy national rugby union team — Rugby team country =Italy union = Federazione Italiana Rugby nickname = Azzurri (the Blues) ground = Stadio Flaminio captain = Sergio Parisse coach = flagicon|South Africa Nick Mallett from = 2005 caps = Alessandro Troncon (101) top scorer =… …   Wikipedia