Example sentences for: palermo

How can you use “palermo” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • Although the interior is temporarily closed to the public, tour buses line up for the jewel of the palace (and Palermo), one of Norman architecture’s greatest achievements in Italy, the 12th-century Palatine Chapel (Cappella Palatina).

  • January: Piana degli Albanesi (near Palermo): colorful Byzantine ritual for Epiphany

  • It was a foreigner, German Emperor Frederick II, who launched the movement for a national language at his court in Palermo, but Florentine-born Dante Alighieri (1265–1321) provided the ardor, moral leadership, and literary example to bring it to fruition.

  • Bologna founded Europe’s first university, famous above all for its law studies, in the 11th century, followed by institutions of learning in Padua, Naples, Modena, Siena, Salerno, and Palermo.

  • July: Siena: first Palio (2 July, see page 105); Palermo: festival of patron Santa Rosalia; Venice: Redentore regatta; Rimini: Festival of the Sea; Rome: Noantri street-festival in Trastevere (see page 65)

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