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Meaning of "Bembo" in the English dictionary

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ETYMOLOGY OF THE WORD BEMBO

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Etymology is the study of the origin of words and their changes in structure and significance.
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PRONUNCIATION OF BEMBO

Bembo play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF BEMBO

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Bembo is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES BEMBO MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Bembo

Bembo

Bembo is the name given to a 20th-century revival of an old style serif or humanist typeface cut by Francesco Griffo around 1495. The typeface Bembo seen today is a revival designed under the direction of Stanley Morison for the Monotype Corporation in 1929. It is considered a good choice for expressing classic beauty or formal tradition in typographical design and is generally held to be a good book face.

Definition of Bembo in the English dictionary

The definition of Bembo in the dictionary is Pietro. 1470–1547, Italian scholar, poet, and cardinal. His treatise Prose della volgar lingua helped to establish a standard form of literary Italian.

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE BEMBO

Belvoir Castle
Belyi
belying
BEM
bema
bemad
bemadam
bemaul
bemazed
Bemba

WORDS THAT END LIKE BEMBO

ambo
bimbo
bombo
bumbo
Colombo
combo
dumbo
gambo
gombo
gumbo
Huambo
jambo
jumbo
kimbo
limbo
mambo
Ovambo
rumbo
sambo
Tambo

Synonyms and antonyms of Bembo in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «Bembo» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF BEMBO

Find out the translation of Bembo to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of Bembo from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «Bembo» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

本博
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

Bembo
570 millions of speakers

English

Bembo
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

Bembo
380 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Arabic

بيمبو
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

Бембо
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

Bembo
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

Bembo
260 millions of speakers

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Bembo
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Bembo
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Bembo
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

ベンボ
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

Bembo
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Bembo
85 millions of speakers
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Bembo
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

Bembo
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

Bembo
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

Bembo
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

Bembo
65 millions of speakers

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Bembo
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

Бембо
40 millions of speakers

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Bembo
30 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Greek

Μπέμπο
15 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Afrikaans

Bembo
14 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Swedish

Bembo
10 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Norwegian

Bembo
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of Bembo

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «BEMBO»

The term «Bembo» is normally little used and occupies the 109.125 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «BEMBO» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about Bembo

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «BEMBO»

Discover the use of Bembo in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to Bembo and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Pietro Bembo: Lover, Linguist, Cardinal
Annotation. "Pietro Bembo was the epitome of the Renaissance man.
Carol Kidwell, 2004
2
History of Venice
The "History of Venice" was published after his death, in Latin and in his own Italian version. This edition, completed by this third volume, makes it available for the first time in English translation.
Pietro Bembo, Robert W. Ulery, 2009
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The Travels and Journal of Ambrosio Bembo
In 1671, Ambrosio Bembo, a young nobleman, decided to broaden his knowledge of the world through travel.
Ambrosio Bembo, Anthony Welch, 2007
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The Prettiest Love Letters in the World: Letters Between ...
Cardinal Bembo is remembered primarily as the namesake of a popular typeface. But as this book of letters reveals, there was real substance, and real faces, to both of them.
Lucrezia Borgia, Pietro Bembo, Hugh Shankland, 1987
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Desperate Measures : The Life and Music of Antonia Padoani ...
One of the most fascinating figures of seventeenth-century music, composer and singer Antonia Padoani Bembo (c.1640 - c.1720) was active in both Venice and Paris.
Claire Fontijn Associate Professor of Musicology Wellesley College, 2006
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The Isiac Tablet of Cardinal Bembo
This is a pre-1923 historical reproduction that was curated for quality. Quality assurance was conducted on each of these books in an attempt to remove books with imperfections introduced by the digitization process.
W. Wynn Westcott, 2009
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Pietro Bembo's Library Represented in the British Museum
APPENDIX Pietro Bembo 's Epistolario in the British Museum A. Drafts of Bembo's Letters (MS. Additional 6873) 1. Fols. 16-17% l August 1504, to Lucrezia Borgia. Printed in Bembo, Lettere, iv (Venice, 1552), pp. 9-1 1; cf. Opere, Hi. 311- 12.
Cecil H. Clough, 1966
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Source Readings in Music History
Born in Venice in 1470, Pietro Bembo was a humanist scholar, companion of Castiglione at Urbino, longtime literary lion in Padua and Venice, and finally a cardinal at Rome. He exerted a profound and lasting influence on Italian literary and ...
William Oliver Strunk, Leo Treitler, 1998
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Bembo's Zoo: An Animal ABC Book
An alphabet book which uses the shape of the roman letters in the Bembo font style to create illustrations of animals.
‎2000
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Lyric Poetry: Etna
Pietro Bembo, humanist, lover, and churchman, was born on May 20, 1470, the eldest son of Bernardo Bembo, a distinguished Venetian public servant and man of letters. Surrounded as a boy by his father's extraordinary library and educated  ...
Pietro Bembo, Mary P. Chatfield, 2005

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «BEMBO»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term Bembo is used in the context of the following news items.
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New €2 Coin Celebrates the 750th Anniversary of the Birth of Dante
Bernardo Bembo, praetor or Magistrate of Venice, erected a tomb for him in 1483. On the grave, some verses of Bernardo Canaccio, a friend of ... «Coin Update News, Jun 15»
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Succumb to Stendhal syndrome with Katrin Fridriks
63 artists are spread across the two palaces and my installation is within the Palazzo Bembo. It consists of a giant magnifying glass directed at ... «AMA, Jun 15»
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New Yorker's 'Comma Queen' offers a guide for the grammatically …
There's Futura and Bodoni and the great Bembo. JEFFREY BROWN: Now, you have written a book that is part memoir, part, I guess, a grammar ... «PBS NewsHour, Jun 15»
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Into Africa
... Dana received training for her job, as well as intensive instruction to learn local customs and to speak Bembo, the language of the region. «Stars and Stripes, May 15»
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Errol Morris: How Typography Shapes Our Perception Of Truth
I used to write all of my manuscripts in Bembo. Now I write them in Baskerville. The answer is yes. Baskerville, a 250-year-old serif originally ... «Co.Design, May 15»
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Australia's biggest year at Venice
Another six Australian artists are exhibiting at Palazzo Bembo and Palazzo Mora in Personal Structures, a group show presented by Global Art ... «ArtsHub, May 15»
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BGL's Canadassimo transforms the Canadian pavilion at the Venice …
... Guillaume Lachappelle in the group exhibition Personal Structures – Crossing Borders, curated by Rachele de Stefano, at Palazzo Bembo. «Montreal Gazette, May 15»
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Do you know what your type is?
... better show some knowledge of the works of Cardinal Bembo (who was buried in 1547 in that church in Rome behind the elephant with an ... «Telegraph.co.uk, Apr 15»
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More Filipino artists participating in Venice Biennale
“Personal Structures—Crossing Borders” will be held at Palazzo Bembo and Palazzo Mora, May 9-Nov. 22. “The artists, although mainly from ... «Inquirer.net, Apr 15»
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Machu Picchu: "Reconceptualization" proposes tourism …
Just look at Cusco for example, pre-2007 no chain food-stores. Post...McDonald's, Bembo's, Starbucks, KFC etc, what'll the airport in Chinchero ... «Peru this Week, Apr 15»

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« EDUCALINGO. Bembo [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/bembo>. Jan 2021 ».
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