Poggio


Poggio

Poggio, an Italian word meaning ‘knoll’, may refer to an Italian placename:
* Poggio, a frazione of the Commune of Castello di Annone in the Province of Asti, Piedmont
*Poggio a Caiano, a commune in the Province of Prato, Tuscany, and the site of a famous Renaissance villa built by Giuliano da Sangallo for the Medici family
*Poggio Berni, a commune in the Province of Rimini, Emilia-Romagna
*Poggio Bustone, a commune in the Province of Rieti, Lazio
*Poggio Catino, a commune in the Province of Rieti, Lazio
*Poggio di Sanremo, a frazione of the Commune of Sanremo in the Province of Imperia, Liguria, and whose hill has often been decisive in the Milan-Sanremo cycle race
*Poggio Imperiale, a commune in the Province of Foggia, Puglia
*Poggio Mirteto, an episcopal see and a commune and in the Province of Rieti, Lazio
*Poggio Moiano, a commune in the Province of Rieti, Lazio
*Poggio Nativo, a commune in the Province of Rieti, Lazio
*Poggio Picenze, a commune in the Province of Aquila, Abruzzo
*Poggio Renatico, a commune in the Province of Ferrara, Emilia-Romagna
*Poggio Rusco, a commune in the Province of Mantova, Lombardy
*Poggio San Lorenzo, a commune in the Province of Rieti, Lazio
*Poggio San Marcello, a commune in the Province of Ancona, Marche
*Poggio San Vicino, a commune in the Province of Macerata, Marche
*Poggio Sannita, a commune in the Province of Isernia, Molise

or to an Italian building:
*Poggio Reale, a villa just outside Naples

or to the Renaissance humanist:
*Gian Francesco Poggio Bracciolini

or the eventing horse:
*Poggio II

ee also

*Poggiodomo, a commune (municipality) in the Province of Perugia in the Italian region Umbria
*Poggiomarino, a commune (municipality) in the Province of Naples in the Italian region Campania
*Poggioreale, a small town in Sicily, Italy, set on the Belice valley, which administratively belongs to the province of Trapani
*Poggiorsini, a town and commune in the province of Bari, Puglia, Italy
*Poggiridenti, a commune (municipality) in the Province of Sondrio in the Italian region Lombardy


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