Online English learning Courses
    courses   dictionary
Double-click any word on the page to look it up in the dictionary.

Audio English.org » Dictionary » P » Pomaderris ... Ponselle

POMPEII

 Dictionary entry overview: What does Pompeii mean? 

POMPEII (noun)
  The noun POMPEII has 1 sense:

1. ancient city southeast of Naples that was buried by a volcanic eruption from Vesuvius

  Familiarity information: POMPEII used as a noun is very rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


POMPEII (noun)


Sense 1Pompeii [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

Ancient city southeast of Naples that was buried by a volcanic eruption from Vesuvius

Classified under:

Nouns denoting spatial position

Instance hypernyms:

city; metropolis; urban center (a large and densely populated urban area; may include several independent administrative districts)

Holonyms ("Pompeii" is a part of...):

Italia; Italian Republic; Italy (a republic in southern Europe on the Italian Peninsula; was the core of the Roman Republic and the Roman Empire between the 4th century BC and the 5th century AD)


 Learn English with... Proverbs of the week 
"It's no use crying over spilt milk." (English proverb)

"Old age comes with friends." (Albanian proverb)

"You reap what you sow." (Arabic proverb)

"The death of one person means bread for another." (Dutch proverb)

 POMPEII: related words searches 

Page delivered in 0.0678 seconds




AudioEnglish Definitions... Just One Click Away!
Now you can lookup any word in our dictionary, right from the search box in your browser! Click here to add the AudioEnglish.org dictionary to your list of search providers.


Dictionary: go up
Dictionary: go down


 
 
 
 
 
 
 

Other popular searches: