from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- A city of northern Italy east of Milan. It was a Gallic town, a Roman stronghold, and a free city from 936 to 1426. Population: 190,000.
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- proper n. A city and associated province of Lombardy, Italy.
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- n. an ancient Italian city in central Lombardy
From Italian Brescia, Lombard Brèsa. (Wiktionary)