Definition of Britannia. Meaning of Britannia. Synonyms of Britannia

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Definition of Britannia

Britannia
Britannia Bri*tan"ni*a, n. [From L. Britannia Great Britain.] A white-metal alloy of tin, antimony, bismuth, copper, etc. It somewhat resembles silver, and is used for table ware. Called also Britannia metal.

Meaning of Britannia from wikipedia

- Britannia (/brɪˈtæniə/) has been used in several different senses, but is best known as a national personification of the United Kingdom. The name is...
- Her Majesty's Yacht Britannia, also known as the Royal Yacht Britannia, is the former royal yacht of the British monarch, Queen Elizabeth II, in service...
- Britannia is a British-American historical fantasy drama series written by Jez Butterworth. The first nine-part series was the first co-production between...
- Britannia Industries Limited is an Indian food-products corporation. Founded in 1892 and headquartered in Kolkata, it is one of India's oldest existing...
- "Rule, Britannia!" is a British patriotic song, originating from the poem "Rule, Britannia" by James Thomson and set to music by Thomas Arne in 1740....
- Roman Britain (Latin: Britannia or, later, Britanniae, "the Britains") was the area of the island of Great Britain that was governed by the Roman Empire...
- The Bristol Type 175 Britannia was a British medium-to-long-range airliner built by the Bristol Aeroplane Company in 1952 to fly across the British Empire...
- Britannia metal (also called britannium or Britannia ware) is a specific type of pewter alloy, favoured for its silvery appearance and smooth surface....
- Britannia has various meanings, including the island, or the female personification, of Britain. Britannia may also refer to: Britannia, an alias of character...
- Britannia coins are British bullion coins issued by the Royal Mint in gold since 1987 and in silver since 1997. Britannia gold coins contain one troy...
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