Main definitions of Farnese, Alessandro in US English:

: Farnese, Alessandro1Farnese, Alessandro2

Farnese, Alessandro1

proper noun

Pronunciation

Farnese, Alessandro

/färˈnāzā/

Main definitions of Farnese, Alessandro in US English:

: Farnese, Alessandro1Farnese, Alessandro2

Farnese, Alessandro2

proper noun

  • Duke of Parma (1545–92), Italian general and statesman. While in the service of Philip II of Spain he acted as Governor General of the Netherlands (1578–92). He captured Antwerp in 1585, securing the southern Netherlands for Spain.

Pronunciation

Farnese, Alessandro

/färˈnāzā/