Brescia

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See also: Bréscia

English[edit]

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Brescia

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Italian Brescia, Lombard Brèsa.

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Proper noun[edit]

Brescia (countable and uncountable, plural Brescias)

  1. A province of Lombardy, Italy.
  2. The capital city of Brescia province, Lombardy, Italy.
  3. A habitational surname from Italian.

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Statistics[edit]

  • According to the 2010 United States Census, Brescia is the 17300th most common surname in the United States, belonging to 1636 individuals. Brescia is most common among White (92.73%) individuals.

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Italian[edit]

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Brescia

Etymology[edit]

From Lombard Brèsa, Latin Brixia, probably from a Gaulish/Celtic (Cisalpine) root meaning "hill".

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈbreʃ.ʃa/, /ˈbrɛʃ.ʃa/[1]
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -eʃʃa, -ɛʃʃa
  • Hyphenation: Bré‧scia, Brè‧scia

Proper noun[edit]

Brescia f

  1. Brescia (a province of Lombardy, Italy)
  2. Brescia (the capital city of Brescia province, Lombardy, Italy)
  3. a habitational surname

Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Brescia in Luciano Canepari, Dizionario di Pronuncia Italiana (DiPI)

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Polish[edit]

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Nocny widok na rozświetloną Nową Katedrę Brescii
A view at night of the illuminated New Cathedral of Brescia

Etymology[edit]

Unadapted borrowing from Italian Brescia, from Lombard Brèsa.

Pronunciation[edit]

Proper noun[edit]

Brescia f

  1. Brescia (a province of Lombardy, Italy)
  2. Brescia (the capital city of Brescia province, Lombardy, Italy)

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Derived terms[edit]

adjective
noun

Further reading[edit]

  • Brescia in Wielki słownik języka polskiego, Instytut Języka Polskiego PAN
  • Brescia in Polish dictionaries at PWN

Spanish[edit]

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Proper noun[edit]

Brescia ?

  1. Brescia (a province of Lombardy, Italy)
  2. Brescia (the capital city of Brescia province, Lombardy, Italy)