Janiculum


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Janiculum:

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Ital. Roma, city (1991 pop. 2,775,250), capital of Italy and see of the pope, whose residence, Vatican City, is a sovereign state within the city of Rome. Rome is also the capital of Latium, a region of central Italy, and of Rome prov.
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Janiculum

a hill in Rome across the River Tiber from the Seven Hills
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Standing atop the Janiculum hill, the panorama keeps getting blurrier as the days go by.
The necessary rooms for the library were provided by transferring the Urban College to the Janiculum Hill.
Pius's other urban projects from the Piazza del Popolo to the Janiculum Hill served to transform the urban image of the city.
Cervantes School on Janiculum Hill was empty when the blast went off in the early hours.
Gianicolo park on the Janiculum hill offers great views of the city.
Prime viewing locations include the Pincio Gardens (up the hill from the Spanish Steps) and Janiculum.
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It was attributed to the Portuguese knight, Amadeus, who joined the Minorites, and eventually ended up in Rome in 1472 as Confessor to Sixtus IV, spending much of his time in a cave on the Janiculum near the monastery of San Pietro in Montorio, a Franciscan congregation with a special role to play, as this volume makes clear.
The graduation ceremony is set to take place on May 14 at the Villa Aurelia in Rome, located on the Janiculum hill, along the Aurelian walls.
Questions remain about where the diplomatic offices will be housed because the former embassy on Rome's Janiculum Hill now serves as Ireland's Italian Embassy.
The mountain examined in the latest paper is called Janiculum Dorsa and ranges in height from about 0.
Thus it differs from St Peter's, the Vatican, the Janiculum hill, Trastevere and the headquarters of the Jesuit General (sometimes called "the Black Pope") - all on the right bank, although not very far on foot from the Greg.