Florence definitions

fē-rĕn'dzĕ
A feminine name: dim. Flo, Flossie; equiv. Ger. Florenz, It. Fiorenza, Sp. Florencia.
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Commune in Tuscany, central Italy, on the Arno River.
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A city of central Italy on the Arno River east of Pisa. Originally an Etruscan settlement, then a Roman town, Florence was a powerful city-state under the Medici family during the Italian Renaissance, with a brilliant artistic flowering led by Giotto, Michelangelo, Leonardo da Vinci, Dante Alighieri, and Raphael. Florence was the capital of newly unified Italy from 1865 to 1871, when the government was moved to Rome.
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The capital city of the province Florence.
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(historical) An ancient gold coin of the time of Edward III, coined by Florentines and worth six shillings sterling.

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The capital city of the Department of Caquetá, Colombia.
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(historical) A kind of cloth.

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A female given name.
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A province of Tuscany, Italy.
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A city in Kentucky.
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A city in South Carolina.
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Origin of florence

The female given name gained popularity from Florence Nightingale who was born in the Tuscan city