Definition of Pieta. Meaning of Pieta. Synonyms of Pieta

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Definition of Pieta

Pieta Pi*e*t[`a]" (p[-e]*[asl]*t[aum]"), n. [It.] (Fine Arts) A representation of the dead Christ, attended by the Virgin Mary or by holy women and angels. --Mollett.

Meaning of Pieta from wikipedia

- for other uses, see pietà (disambiguation). the pietà (italian pronunciation: [pjeˈta*]) is a subject in christian art depicting the virgin mary cradling
- pietà hotspurs football club is a maltese football club based in pietà, founded in 1968, the club currently plays in the maltese first division.
- the pietà (italian: [pjeˈta*]; 1498–1499) is a work of renaissance sculpture by michelangelo buonarroti, housed in st. peter's basilica, vatican city
- pietà (maltese: tal-pietà) is a small town central region of malta, located on the outskirts of the capital city valletta. pietà is the suburb next-closest
- pieta is an unincorporated community in mendocino county, california. it is located near the mouth of pieta cr**** 5 miles (8 km) southeast of hopland
- santa (also known as sanza or samaritana) della pietà (fl. ca. 1725 – ca. 1750, died after 1774) was an italian singer, composer, and violinist. a foundling
- the palestrina pietà is a marble sculpture by the italian high renaissance, dating from c. 1555 and housed in the academy of fine arts, florence, italy
- michielina (also known as michaelis or michieletta) della pietà (fl. ca. 1700 – 1744) was an italian composer, violinist, organist, and teacher of music