[ee-tah-law] /ˈi tɑ lɔ/ (Show IPA), 1896–1940, Italian aviator, general, and statesman.
Balbo arranges these materials with sense and good feeling; though, as a writer, he is below his subject.
Dante. An essay. R. W. Church
At the close of 1848 Count Balbo resigned, and a new ministry was formed, in which Gioberti held a seat.
Builders of United Italy Rupert Sargent Holland
Balbo was an earnest student of history, and made history useful for politics.
Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 14, Slice 8 Various
Simul accepi a Seleuco tuo literas; statim qusivi e Balbo per codicillos quid esset in lege.
Dderlein’s Hand-book of Latin Synonymes Ludwig Dderlein
Balbo was called upon to form the first constitutional ministry.
Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 15, Slice 1 Various
Balbo and Rosmini visited him at Gaeta, to plead for the Constitution, but they obtained nothing.
The History of Freedom John Emerich Edward Dalberg-Acton
Perhaps the Count Balbo may have sometimes regretted that solemn vow, but he never betrayed repentance.
Gifts of Genius Various
Italo (ˈitalo). 1896–1940, Italian Fascist politician and airman: minister of aviation (1929–33)
Vasco Núñez de [bahs-kaw noo-nyeth th e] /ˈbɑs kɔ ˈnu nyɛθ ðɛ/ (Show IPA), 1475?–1517, Spanish adventurer and explorer who discovered the Pacific Ocean in 1513. a seaport in Panama at the Pacific terminus of the Panama Canal. (lowercase) a silver coin and monetary unit of Panama, equal to 100 centesimos. Contemporary Examples She takes […]
a plain-knit cotton fabric, used especially in hosiery and underwear. Historical Examples Paper is manufactured on a considerable scale in various places, and balbriggan is celebrated for its hosiery. Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 14, Slice 7 Various balbriggan, a seaport and favourite watering-place, Ireland, county of Dublin; celebrated for its hosiery. The New Gresham […]
Emily Greene, 1867–1961, U.S. economist, sociologist, and author: Nobel Peace Prize 1946. Historical Examples Charity had a moment of anguish as Miss Balch appeared; but it did not last. Summer Edith Wharton “Not a word, my dear lady, not a word,” said the pleased Balch. Rose Clark Fanny Fern Mr. Balch consented to supply three […]