Example sentences for: degli

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

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

  • More pagan temple than church, it served as a mausoleum for the cultivated but cruel tyrant, Sigismondo Malatesta, and his mistress (later wife), Isotta degli Atti.

  • The waterfront Riva degli Schiavoni (Quay of the Slavs) begins at the Ducal Palace, named after the Dalmatian merchants who unloaded their goods here.

  • The Spanish Chapel (Cappellone degli Spagnoli) is covered by huge 14th-century frescoes by the little known Andrea da Firenze.

  • In the 1440s he designed the gracefully arched loggia and the Ospedale degli Innocenti, the first hospital for foundlings in Europe; swaddled babes are the subject of Andrea della Robbia’s roundels above the arches.

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