Definition of Florentine. Meaning of Florentine. Synonyms of Florentine

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Definition of Florentine

Florentine
Florentine Flor"en*tine (? or ?; 277), a. [L. Florentinus, fr. Florentia Florence: cf. F. florentin.] Belonging or relating to Florence, in Italy. Florentine mosaic, a mosaic of hard or semiprecious stones, often so chosen and arranged that their natural colors represent leaves, flowers, and the like, inlaid in a background, usually of black or white marble.
Florentine
Florentine Flor"en*tine, n. 1. A native or inhabitant of Florence, a city in Italy. 2. A kind of silk. --Knight. 3. A kind of pudding or tart; a kind of meat pie. [Obs.] Stealing custards, tarts, and florentines. --Beau. & Fl.

Meaning of Florentine from wikipedia

- Florentine most commonly refers to: a person or thing from Florence, a city in Italy the Florentine language Florentine biscuit, an Italian pastry of...
- James "Jim" Florentine (born August 18, 1964) is an American stand-up comedian, actor, author and television personality. He is best known for co-hosting...
- The Florentine Codex is a 16th-century ethnographic research study in Mesoamerica by the Spanish Franciscan friar Bernardino de Sahagún. Sahagún originally...
- The Republic of Florence, also known as the Florentine Republic (Italian: Repubblica Fiorentina, pronounced [reˈpubblika fjorenˈtiːna], or Repubblica di...
- A Florentine biscuit (or simply, a Florentine) is a sweet pastry of nuts and fruit. Florentines are made of nuts (typically hazelnuts and almonds) and...
- repudiated his debts, contributing to the collapse of the two largest Florentine banks, those of the Bardi and Peruzzi. In the east, war was also disrupting...
- Isaac Florentine ((Hebrew: יצחק פלורנטין‎; born 28 July 1958) is an Israeli film director. He is best known for his martial arts and action genre films...
- sauce for Hollandaise. Eggs Florentine substitutes spinach for the ham or adds it underneath. Older versions of eggs Florentine add spinach to poached or...
- The Florentine dialect or vernacular (Dialetto fiorentino or vernacolo fiorentino) is a variety of Tuscan language, a Romance language, spoken in the Italian...
- Florentine flogging is a two-handed style of flagellation used in BDSM, inspired by a double sword form salute from Kung Fu. It involves the rhythmic use...
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