Campania meaning

kăm-pā'nē-ə, -pān'yə, käm-pä'nyä
A region of southern Italy on the Tyrrhenian Sea. Inhabited in ancient times by Italic tribes, Greek colonists, Etruscans, and Samnites, it was conquered by Rome in the fourth century bc . Campania joined Italy in 1861 as part of the kingdom of Naples.
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Region in S Italy, on the Tyrrhenian Sea: 5,249 sq mi (13,595 sq km); chief city, Naples.
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(obsolete) Open country.
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A region of southern Italy.
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Origin of campania