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Catania

  1. Province of Sicily, Italy.
  2. City and capital of Catania.

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EtymologyEdit

Named by the indigenous Sicel people; from Sicel katane (grater, flaying knife, skinning place; crude tool apt to pare).[1] The name was adopted by Greek settlers, survived Hellenization and passed into Roman rule.

PronunciationEdit

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Proper nounEdit

Catania f

  1. Catania (province)
  2. Catania (city)

Derived termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Various authors (1987), Enciclopedia di Catania, Tringale

SicilianEdit

Proper nounEdit

Catania f

  1. Catania