Place Name ROME

TYPE: Settlement
USAGE: English, French
PRONOUNCED: ROM (English), RAWM (French)   [details]

Meaning & History

Meaning uncertain, from Latin Roma. This is the name of the capital city of Italy. According to legend the city was named for ROMULUS.

Categories

national capitals
OTHER LANGUAGES/CULTURES: Roma (Ancient Roman), Roma (Catalan), Roma (Italian), Roma (Spanish)