Calabria meaning

kə-lābrē-ə, kä-läbrē-ä
(place) Region occupying the southernmost part of the peninsula of Italy, opposite Sicily: 5,822 sq mi (15,079 sq km)
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(place) Former region (until 11th cent.) constituting what is now S Apulia, in SE Italy.
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A region of southern Italy.
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A region of southern Italy forming the toe of the Italian “boot.” Founded as a Greek colony, it was subsequently held by Rome, the Byzantine Empire, the Normans, and the kingdom of Naples before becoming part of a united Italy in 1861.
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Origin of calabria

  • From the Ancient Greek Καλαβρία (Kalabria).

    From Wiktionary