florentine florentine  /f ˈlɔ rən ˌtin/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a native or resident of Florence, Italy
  2. (adj) of or relating to or characteristic of the city of Florence

News

  1. Condo owner balks at sale

    Three months after Wanpen Florentine resolved identity fraud charges against her, the town of Hingham is urging her to sell an affordable-housing unit that officials say she owns illegally.        
    on June 16, 2013     Source: Boston Globe

  2. "THAT METAL SHOW" 100th Episode This Saturday

    VH1 Classic’s centerpiece in original programming "That Metal Show" returns this week with the show’s milestone 100th episode. The show is hosted by radio/TV personality Eddie Trunk and comedian/TV personalities Don Jamieson and Jim Florentine . The guests for this week’s episode are KILL DEVIL HILL/PANTERA bassist Rex Brown and legendary front man Sebastian Bach . A sneak peek of the 100th ...
    on June 14, 2013     Source: KNAC.COM

  3. The Florentine Opera names its Artists-in-Residence for a sixth season

    The Florentine Opera Company has selected Julie Tabash (soprano) of St. Louis, MO; Erin Gonzalez (mezzo-soprano) of Danville, CA; Aaron Short (tenor) of Kansas City, MO; and Pablo Siqueiros (baritone) of San Diego, CA, as Studio Artists for the Florentine Opera Company’s 2013-2014 season.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: WISN 12 Milwaukee

Quotes

  1. "I know Florentines will criticize this decor because it's hard for them to get used to mixing modernity and tradition, and it would certainly have been easier to go with classic Florentine designs, but I wanted to convey my own style," said...
    on Dec 16, 2008 By: Roberto Cavalli Source: Women's Wear Daily

  2. "These ancient trees were living habitat for a host of wildlife. There is no doubt the Upper Florentine would be included in the Wilderness World Heritage Area if referred to the World Heritage Bureau by the Howard Government," Senator Brown...
    on Dec 5, 2006 By: Bob Brown Source: NEWS.com.au

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