Meaning of MODENA in English


I. ˈmȯd ə nə, - ə nˌä adjective

Usage: usually capitalized

Etymology: from Modena, city in northern Italy, capital of the province of Modena

: of or from the city of Modena, Italy : of the kind or style prevalent in Modena

II. noun

Etymology: from Modena, province or its capital city in northern Italy

1. usually capitalized : an Italian breed of small hen pigeons that have an erect carriage and varicolored plumage with the head and wings often of a color different from that of the body

2. -s often capitalized : any pigeon of the Modena breed

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