Quirinal


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Quirinal

(kwĭr`ĭnəl), one of the seven hills of Rome, NE of Capitoline Hill. It was the site of several ancient shrines and the quarter of the quirites, probably the aristocracy in the first centuries of Roman history. In the 16th cent. a papal palace was built there; known as Quirinal palace, it was the residence of the kings of Italy from 1870 to 1946 and is now the home of the president of Italy.

Quirinal

one of the seven hills on which ancient Rome was built
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The National Award for Innovation was awarded during a ceremony at the Quirinal Palace, overseen by the President of the Italian Republic.
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The common destiny of Greece and Italy", first presented at the emblematic Italian Presidential Palace of the Quirinal in Rome and now hosted in Athens at the National Archaeological Museum, is the premier event celebrating the two Presidencies.
Caracalla fue muy devoto de este dios, puesto que le construyo un templo en el Quirinal (84) y segun Herodiano (IV 7.
Christopher Hibbert takes a more traditional stance, asserting: "The seven hills of Rome are usually taken to be the Palatine, the Esquiline, the Viminal, the Quirinal, the Capitol, the Caelian and the Aventine.
Benedict encouraged them to join trade unions, and allowed Catholic heads of state, on official visits, to go to the Quirinal Palace, once a papal residence but by then the king's official residence.
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En Roma se adora en el Quirinal una imagen de Maria Mayoris o Maria de las Nieves, que en los tiempos antiguos era denominada Maria del Populo.
A smiling Queen arrived around 20 minutes later than expected after a private lunch at the Quirinal Palace in Rome with Italy's president Giorgio Napolitano.
A smiling Queen arrived around 20 minutes later than expected after having a private lunch at the Quirinal Palace in Rome with the president of Italy, Giorgio Napolitano.
UAE envoy attends reception hosted by the Italian President at the Quirinal Palace in Rome in honour of foreign ambassadors.
Pensaba ir al Quirinal (palacio presidencial) con Napolitano, pero comprendi que me habrian cerrado las puertas".