Definition of Sicilia
1. Noun. The Italian region on the island of Sicily.
Terms within: Aegadean Islands, Aegadean Isles, Aegates, Egadi Islands, Isole Egadi, Messina, Siracusa, Syracuse, Palermo, Acragas, Agrigento, Etna, Mount Etna, Mt Etna
Group relationships: Italia, Italian Republic, Italy
Generic synonyms: Italian Region
Member holonyms: Sicilian
2. Noun. The largest island in the Mediterranean.
Geographical relationships: Cape Passero, Passero, Siege Of Syracuse, Syracuse, Siege Of Syracuse, Syracuse
Terms within: Cape Passero, Passero Cape
Generic synonyms: Island
Group relationships: Mediterranean, Mediterranean Sea
Derivative terms: Sicilian
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Sicilia
Literary usage of Sicilia
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Publications by English Historical Society (1848)
"... in sicilia sive Calabria dotis nomine habens mercedem, eadem dote regi Tan- credo absolute vendita ut fratrem sequeretur, ..."