medici medici  /mɛ ˈdi si/

Definition(s):

  • (n) aristocratic Italian family of powerful merchants and bankers who ruled Florence in the 15th century

News

  1. Cascades now owns close to 58% of the common shares of Reno De Medici

    Cascades now owns close to 58% of the common shares of Reno De Medici
    on June 18, 2013     Source: CNW Group via Yahoo! Finance

  2. Medici Children Suffered From Rickets

    The Medici children were malnourished and led a prolonged indoor life, a new study finds. Continue reading ?
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Discovery News

Quotes

  1. De Beatis described the subject of this as "a certain Florentine lady, done from life at the instigation of the late Magnifico Giuliano de' Medici."
    on Jan 16, 2008 By: Lorenzo de Medici Source: Bloomberg

  2. "If you know how to read them, there's an incredible amount of information in them. So, I think we can find out a lot about the Medici," says Brier. "We want to see what did they eat, what kind of diseases they had. Did they suffer? I mean,...
    on Oct 3, 2004 By: Bob Brier Source: CBS News

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